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Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Our Guide To Mirrorless Cameras

Combining compact size with the interchangeable lenses of a DSLR, mirrorless cameras offer the outdoor photographer a capable, lightweight option

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  Shots Per Charge** View-finder LCD Dimensions Weight Street Price (body)
Olympus PEN E-P3 330 EVF opt. 3.0/614K OLED 4.8x2.7x1.4 in. 11.3 oz. $899
Olympus PEN E-PL3 300 EVF opt. 3.0/460K Tilt 4.3x2.5x1.5 in. 9.3 oz. $699
Olympus PEN E-PM1 TBA EVF opt. 3.0/460K 4.3x2.5x1.3 in. 7.7 oz. TBA
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2 330 EVF 3.0/460K Tilt 4.9x3.5x3.0 in. 13.8 oz. $999
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G3 270 EVF 3.0/460K Tilt 4.5x3.3x1.8 in. 11.8 oz. $599
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3 320 none 3.0/460K 4.2x2.6x1.3 in. 7.8 oz. $499
Pentax Q 250 EVF opt. 3.0/460K 3.9x2.3x1.3 in. 6.3 oz. $799
Samsung NX10   EVF 3.0/614K AMOLED 4.8x3.4x1.6 in. 12.3 oz. $699
Samsung NX100 420 EVF opt. 3.0/614K AMOLED 4.7x2.8x1.4 in. 9.9 oz. $549
Samsung NX200  
Sony NEX-7 400 EVF 3.0/921K Tilt 4.7x2.6x1.7 in. 10.3 oz. $1,200
Sony NEX-5N 430 EVF opt. 3.0/921K Tilt 4.4x2.3x1.5 in. 7.4 oz. $600
Sony NEX-5N 400 Optical opt. 3.0/921K Tilt 4.3x2.4x1.3 in. 7.4 oz. $649
**Approximate number of shots per full battery charge, per manufacturer
With 14-42mm kit lens
With 18-55mm kit lens
With 20-50mm kit lens


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