SEOUL, Korea (AVING Special Report on 'PHOTO&IMAGING 2011') -- <Visual News> Olympus showed new 2011 compact camera at the 'PHOTO&IMAGING 2011(P&I 2011)' held at COEX, Seoul, Korea on April 21~24.
The new Olympus camera includes total 13 models; 5 high-end cameras including follow-up model of SP series, a byword for high-magnification camera, ▲SZ-30MR ▲SZ-20 ▲SZ-10 ▲SP-610UZ ▲XZ-1, 2 outdoor cameras with stronger waterproof, warm-keeping, dustproof, and mothproof functions ▲TG-810 ▲TG-310 and 6 compact cameras, with slim designs and more colorful exterior, ▲VR-320 ▲VR-310 ▲VG-140 ▲VG-130 ▲VG-120 ▲VG-110.
Especially, SZ-30MR with compact body, optical 24x extreme telephoto zoom and multi-recording function, enabling to shoot high-definition photos of 16 million pixels during shooting full HD video, captured eyes of visitors in P&I 2011.
Jong-Cheol Jeon, a director of Olympus Korea IMC Group, said, "By upgraded and added functions of our compact cameras of first half of 2011, users can enjoy different types of shootings; high-resolution zoom and waterproof functions of cameras like high-end and outdoor cameras, the fastest growing products in compact camera market, multi-recording and GPS function. As lineups for Olympus compact camera has been differentiated, we expect rebound of compact camera market, which has shrunk for a moment because of a good performance of hybrid camera."