'Shooting outdoors in bright daylight can be tricky because of the extreme contrast between dark shadowed areas and bright sunlight areas.'
'I've always been a fan of Olympus' My Mode, which in the SP-570 UZ allows you to store up to four sets of custom settings.'
'At full resolution the camera can snap 1.2 fps for 7 frames.'
'Delayed shutter release.'
'Results at the maximum digital zoom setting, however, are pretty soft.'
'I am thrilled with my purchase of this great camera'
'built-in flash unit'
'truly awful interface'
'As with most compact digital cameras, higher ISOs tend to suffer from noise and image detail loss.'
'This is a very nice camera for the beginner ready to jump up'
'The 18x super telephoto zoom gets you closer to the action than any compact digital camera on the market.'
'When powered down, the Olympus SP-550UZ is a squat, bulky looking camera, with an appearance very similar to competing Canon and Sony models.'