Olympus FE-5050 Review - Test Shots – Detail and Lens Performance Review

‘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. File size 6.1MB.


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The level of detail is very good for a budget camera, and the large file size of over 6MB saves most of it.


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The lens does produce some barrel distortion at wide angle, but it’s not too severe.


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Centre sharpness is very good.


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Corner sharpness is also good, with less chromatic aberration than on previous FE models.


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