Olympus E300 Digital SLR

olympus e300 digital slr camera

Olympus have announced a new digital SLR camera at the Photokina trade show.

The Olympus E300 is an 8 megapixel digital camera with a 17.3mm x 13mm sensor, and it is the third digital SLT offered by Olympus that uses their FourThirds technology.

Other features include lots of manual controls, CompactFlash storage card, pop-up flash, 1.8″ LCD, and 1500mAh battery. The Olympus E300 comes as a kit with a new 14-45mm Zuiko Digital lens (equivalent to 28-90mm on a 35mm film camera).

The Olympus E300 is 5.8″ x 3.4″ x 2.5″ and weighs 1.3lb without the lens.

Pricing has not yet been announced.