Olympus E-520

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Olympus E-520
Olympus E-520 EZ1442 Front.jpg
Type Digital single-lens reflex
Lens Interchangeable Four Thirds System
Sensor 18.00 x 13.50 mm Live MOS
Maximum resolution 3648 × 2736 (10 megapixels)
ASA/ISO range 100–1600
Storage CompactFlash (CF) (Type I or Type II) + xD Picture Card
Focus areas 3-point TTL Phase Diff
Exposure modes ESP multi-pattern, Center-Weighted, Spot, Highlight based spot, Shadow based spot
Shutter speed range 60 s – 1/4000 s
Continuous shooting 3.5 frame/s
Viewfinder Optical TTL
Rear LCD monitor 2.7" TFT LCD, 230,000 pixels, live preview capable
Battery BLM-1 Lithium-Ion rechargeable
Weight 475 g (body only)
Made in China

The Olympus E-520 (or Olympus EVOLT E-520 in North America) is a 10 megapixel digital single-lens reflex (DSLR) camera.


Announced in May 2008 to succeed the E-510, The E-520 adds face detection technology, auto focus live preview, wireless flash capability and shadow adjustment technology. It also features a slightly larger LCD screen designed to improve contrast and give a wider angle of viewing and a faster continuous shooting speed.

The E-520 body and lens mount conform to the "Four Thirds System" standard, providing compatibility with other lenses for that system.

The E-520 uses Olympus' Supersonic Wave Filter dust reduction system to shake dust from the sensor during startup and when requested by the user. This system largely eliminates the problem of dust accumulation on the surface of the image sensor.

The E-520 is recharge also the battery via USB

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