Olympus did an excellent job with design and engineering of the stylus 1
Idontknowjack "mh", Amazon
20 February 2015
Summary: Olympus did an excellent job with design and engineering of the stylus 1, such a sharp fast lens on such a little camera body, fits it between longer zoom bridge cameras, and the little compacts like the RX100.
Summary: I am photo hobbiest and have had numerous cameras over the years. Before purchasing the Olympus Stylus 1, I relied on a Canon DSLR Rebel XSi with several lenses for general use, and a Nikon Coolpix S9700 for travel.
Summary: Olympus Stylus 1 pros and cons PROS: -Extremely responsive autofocus in all conditions -Great battery life -Very good image quality (but noise performance is consistent with other cameras with the relatively small 1/1.7" sensor) -Fairly decent lens optical quality given its range (though a little...
This camera has been love at the first shooting session
Global Traveller, Amazon
11 October 2014
Summary: This camera has been love at the first shooting session. It has surpassed my expectations. I wanted a camera with long reach, with a fast lens for low light photos, not large in size but making quality photos. I am happy with the results.
And now with the stylus 1 being a super zoom with a constant 2
5 October 2014
Summary: I received my bundle just the other day and was impressed with what the kit consisted of. I knew that the price of the camera alone was around $650, so when I saw the bundle, it was a no brainer. The extra items alone would have cost me another 70+.
Summary: I wanted a full function high quality digital camera without stepping into the hassles of interchangeable lenses, etc., associated with SLR's. The Stylus 1 fits the bill perfectly. This is my 3rd Olympus camera, one 35mm film and two digitals, and I am sold on their quality.