Olympus FE-5020 Review - Test Shots – Detail and Lens Performance Review

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”A range of general test shots are shown over the next two pages. In some cases, the full size image has been reduced for bandwidth purposes, and a crop taken from the original full resolution image has been placed below it to show the overall image quality. Some other pictures may be clicked to view the original full-size image. ”


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Here’s the usual detail test shot of the West Window of Exeter Cathedral, for you to compare with other cameras. See below for a full res crop, or click to see the whole picture. The downloadable file is approximately 5.24MB.


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Despite the relatively low compression the image lacks fine detail and contrast.


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The compact 5x zoom lens produces relatively little barrel distortion at wide angle.


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Centre sharpness is pretty good really.


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Corner sharpness is also decent, but there is a little chromatic aberration visible.


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