Summary: I wasn't looking for just a descent waterproof camera, I wanted nearly the best I could find and based on specs, the Olympus 1030 SW was THE BEST on the market for such a job. Camera worked fine for the first 2 days. Took photos and videos on the 2 gb M+ cards and transferred them to the PC via a card reader. The 3rd day, we used it in the pool for photos and then I noticed it wasn't working right.
Excerpt: "...a year. By coincident Olympus was my friend company client and able to get a discount. She asking me whether wants to buy and of course I like to. I bought the camera March 2008 and start using it. Used many times underwater and found it wonderful until last weekend we went to Redang Island .On the very first day of snorkeling still no problem, when used on the second day when I just started snorkeling n took about 2 shot, suddenly the LCD displayed ...
Pros: nice pic n many mode to choose fr . . . . take excellence macro shot
Cons: not water proof,not every part of de body stainless steel and can't take nice night mode shots