F.S: Olympus C-750 Digital Camera loaded with Extras!

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  1. Brett DiMichele

    Brett DiMichele Producer

    Sep 30, 2001
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    I am selling my month and a half old C-750 and everything
    that I bought for it within the last few weeks. It is an
    absolutely fantastic camera and takes fantastic pictures
    (See examples that I took below) but I am moving up to a
    D-SLR and I won't need to have 2 complete camera outfits.


    Longer zoom. More pixels. Excellent picture quality. The C-750 boasts an incredible 40x total zoom (10x optical) and 4-megapixel CCD, both firsts in the Olympus Ultra Zoom Series, making it easier than ever to bring great picture opportunities and impressive picture results right to you. Combine these with advanced Olympus® optics, a hot shoe for added versatility, and features like QuickTime® with sound and a number of automatic and manual controls for creative freedom, and you've got one of the most complete digital packages you'll ever find. All in a compact, stylish metal body.

    CCD Imager 4.0 Megapixel Effective
    4.1 Megapixel Total
    1/2.5 Type CCD
    Lens Olympus aspherical and ED glass 10x zoom lens 6.3-63mm (38-380mm equivalent in 35mm photography)
    Seamless Digital Zoom 40x total (10x optical and 4x digital combined)
    Aperture Range F2.8-8.0 W/F3.7-8.0 T
    Shutter Speeds 1/1000 sec. – 16 sec. Automatic, 1/1000 sec. – 16 sec. Manual
    ISO 100/200/400
    Recording Mode(s) Still Image: EXIF 2.2 JPEG, DCF (design rule for Camera File System), QuickTime Motion JPEG (Movie Mode) PIM II. (.wav sound file format)
    Adjustable Resolutions 3,200 x 2,400 SHQ, HQ (Optimum Enlargement Mode)
    2288 x 1712 TIFF SHQ, JPEG
    2288 x 1520 (3:2 MODE) TIFF, HQ, JPEG
    2048 x 1536 SQ1 High JPEG
    1600 x 1200 SQ1, Medium JPEG
    1280 x 960 SQ1, Normal JPEG
    1024 x 768 SQ2, High JPEG
    640 x 480 SQ2, Normal JPEG
    320 x 240 @ 15fps QuickTime Motion JPEG
    160 x 120 @ 15fps QuickTime Motion JPEG
    DPOF (Digital Print Order Format) Print Reserve, All print reservation, Display Date information
    Optimum Image Enlargement Yes
    Image Adjustment Modes B&W, Sepia, Whiteboard and Blackboard
    Image Effects Trimming, Resize
    Panorama Up to 10 frames stitchable with CAMEDIA Master software when using Olympus brand xD-Picture Card
    Sequence RAW: 1.8fps, up to 2 (excluding TIFF & SHQ print enlarge)
    JPEG: 1.3fps, up to 8 (HQ)
    Viewfinder 0.44" (1.1cm) electric viewfinder, 180,000 pixels with Diopter Adjustment
    LCD 1.5" (3.8cm) color TFT LCD (110,000 pixels) used for viewing, reviewing or editing images
    Focusing System TTL system (contrast detection)
    Focusing Ranges Normal:
    Wide: 23.6" - Infinity (0.6m - Infinity)
    Tele: 6.6 ft - Infinity (2m - Infinity)
    Wide: 2.7" - 23.6" (7cm - 60cm)
    Tele: 3.93 ft. - 6.6 ft. (1.2m - 2.0m)

    Exposure Control Program Auto F2.8-8.0
    Metering System Digital ESP Multi-Pattern Meter, Spot Meter, Multi-point averaged, AE Lock, Histogram
    White Balance System IESP2 Multi-pattern auto TTL Pre-set manual settings: Daylight, Overcast, Tungsten & 3 Fluorescent settings, One Touch, Fine WB adjustment in 14 steps
    Flash Built-in Flash; Built-in Hot-shoe (TTL for FL-40 and FL-20)
    Flash Modes Auto Flash for low and backlight
    "Red-eye" Reduction Flash
    Fill-in Flash
    Slow Shutter Synchronized Flash (first curtain)
    Flash Off (built-in or external flash)
    Flash Working Range
    Flash Charging Time Less than 6 seconds (at normal temperature with new batteries)
    Removable Media Card XD-Picture Card,(16,32,128 & 256 MB) 16MB included
    Selftimer/Remote 12 sec. delay with built in self-timer; RM-1 remote
    Setting Memorization Reset or Hold certain camera settings after power on/power off
    Outer Connectors USB Connector (Auto-Connect), NTSC Video Out, DC input
    Auto-connect USB Compatible with Windows 98 rev2/ME/2000 Pro/XP-MacOS 8.6-9.22/OSX
    Image Playback Index display, up to 3X enlargement, Slide-show
    Operating Environment Operation: 32°F - 104°F (0°C- 40°C) 30-90% Humidity
    Storage: -4°F - 104°F (-20°C - 60°C) 10-90% Humidity
    Power Supply Main Power Source
    (4) AA- Alkaline
    (4) Ni-MH Rechargeable
    (4) Ni-Cad Rechargeable
    (2) CR-3V (LB-01) Lithium Batteries
    AC Power Source
    C-7AU 6 Volt AC adapter (optional)
    Date/Time Calendar Simultaneous recording into image date
    Calendar Automatic up to the year 2099
    Size 4.2" W x 2.6" H x 2.7" D (107.5mm W x 66mm H x 68.5 mm D)
    Weight 10.4 oz./295 grams without batteries and xD-Picture Card

    Also Included:

    Raynox DCR-1540 PRO 1.54x TelePhoto Extension Lens

    Raynox DCR-6600 PRO 0.066x WideAngle Extension Lens

    Raynox RT5245C7 Tube Adapter

    Quantaray Aluminum Hard Case

    RadioShack Quick Charger and 4 1800 mAh NiMh Batteries

    2 Olympus XD Picture Cards (128Megabytes Each)

    Solidex Excel Fluid Head Pan/Tilt Tripod with QuickRelease

    Digital Mini Tripod

    Crystal Optics silver rimmed 52mm Filters
    (Circular Polarizer, Florescent and UltraViolet)

    Kenko Silver Lens Tube (For the Crystal Optics Filters)

    Digital Lens Cleaning Kit (Microfiber Cloth, Swabs, Fluid)

    * Card Reader not included.. You can go straight from the
    camera to the PC via the included USB cable. *

    All these items come with all thier original packaging and
    manuals all in PERFECT CONDITION.. I do not tear or rip
    boxes or even the plastic wrap this stuff comes in.. You
    will get a perfect camera in every way and it will look like
    it was never unpacked! I have taken less than 200 photos
    with the camera and it takes GREAT Pictures!

    I will ship anywhere in the US Insured for actual retail
    replacement values in case anything happens you WILL BE
    covered. Plus everything will be double boxed. Check out my
    eBay feedback (User lt1vette2) and you will see that I aim
    to please always!

    Paid over $1500.00 for everything.. I will let it all go
    for $1000.00

    You will also get all the original receipts so warranty will
    not be an issue should you ever need it!

    If you have any questions please email me at:

    Sample Photos



  2. Jason Hammerly

    Jason Hammerly Supporting Actor

    Oct 28, 1999
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    Sweet setup. If only I had an extra $1000 laying around. : )
  3. Martin Rendall

    Martin Rendall Screenwriter

    Dec 5, 2000
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    Love that Firebird! [​IMG]

  4. Brett DiMichele

    Brett DiMichele Producer

    Sep 30, 2001
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    How about we set up an easy payment plan? One easy payment
    of $1000.00 [​IMG]

    I know what ya mean though! I am forking over $4K for a
    D-SLR in a couple weeks... At least if I sell the 750 I can
    use the money to buy another memory card and a case for the


    That's my friends WS-6 TransAm and yep it's yummi! He has
    lots and lots of modifications done to the car. When I shot
    that image he just got his new rims on, which are 17x9.5"
    and 17x11" (Rear) respectively! Big rims, HUGE tires!
  5. Martin Rendall

    Martin Rendall Screenwriter

    Dec 5, 2000
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    I love the WS-6, almost as much as the Firehawk. Funny thing about tires that wide - they're useful, especially if he's done any engine work. I used to have a stock '98 Camaro SS, and the Goodyear 275's would easily break out if I wasn't careful. These cars are nuts. It's really too bad GM killed them off. [​IMG]

    Hope you sell the camera soon. Looks like a hell of a deal!

  6. Brett DiMichele

    Brett DiMichele Producer

    Sep 30, 2001
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    Yep the LS1's fly.. I know I have one (2000 Corvette 6spd
    Z51 Coupe) [​IMG]

    His 00 WS-6 just dynod a few weeks ago 409H.P @ Rear Wheels
    so yep he needs them! It can turn those over fairly easy too.

    It's a mean car and I love it.. All of my friends either
    have Vette's Camaro's or TransAm/Firebirds [​IMG]

    Thanks I hope I sell it too.. I don't have to sell it but
    I figured maybe someone else could enjoy it as much as I
    have plus it will save them a lot of money.. Better than
    walking in Best Buy and paying $600.00 for just the camera
    and then having to shell out another $600.00 or more in
    accessories! (Memory cards in particular, ain't cheap!)
  7. Brett DiMichele

    Brett DiMichele Producer

    Sep 30, 2001
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    I just wanted to update the post..

    I am a little flexible on the price so if anyone is
    interested email me a reasonable offer.

    As far as payment goes, I will take Money Order, Personal
    Check or Paypal. If Personal Check is used you will have
    to wait untill it clears the bank.
  8. Brett DiMichele

    Brett DiMichele Producer

    Sep 30, 2001
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    C'mon people.. The economy needs a jumpstart.... Let loose
    with the Benjamins [​IMG]
  9. Brett DiMichele

    Brett DiMichele Producer

    Sep 30, 2001
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    I just wanted to update this thread..

    I know that $1000.00 is a lot of money to come up with at
    one time. I decided I will break up the package.

    I will take $450.00 for the camera. You get the camera
    plus the 16MB XD Card plus an Olympus Charger and 4 Camedia
    1700mAh batteries. Remember this is less than a month old
    and you will get receipts and all packaging materials just
    like it was never opened.

    I will take $100.00 for the pair of 128 Meg XD Cards (128Mb
    each 256 Megs total)

    I will take $200.00 for both add on Lenses and the black
    adaptor tube and I will take $30.00 for the Kenko silver
    tube and the 3 Crystal Optics filters.

    The Case and the Tripod make me an offer on..
  10. Martin Rendall

    Martin Rendall Screenwriter

    Dec 5, 2000
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    Just a little bump for you.

    Which D-SLR camera are you looking at? At a price considerably more than your great deal here, the Canon Rebel looks like a pretty good "Honda Civic" of D-SLR cameras.

  11. Brett DiMichele

    Brett DiMichele Producer

    Sep 30, 2001
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    Thanks.. I currently have the camera on eBay (I am not
    posting a link to it since that is not allowed)it probably
    won't sell anyway.. Seems like no one can put thier hands
    on the money.


    I really wanted an Olympus E-1 but the price was too high
    for all of the accessories I need and/or want so I passed
    on that camera. Then I came across the Sigma SD-9 which
    uses the Foveon 3 layer CMOS Sensor (each layer is a
    seperate color channel R/G/B which is completely different
    than the typical Bayer Sensor like in my 750 or any other
    digital camera).

    To put it mildly I am blown away.. The SD-9 has some issues
    like every other digital camera there is no perfect camera.
    But the output of the Foveon Sensor IMHO is far beyond what
    any of the Bayer Sensors can do.. The "Mega Pixel" of the
    camera is listed as 3.54 but resolution wise it's more on
    par with a 6.5 or 7 Megapixel Sensor and that's due to the
    fact that it actually have more than 10 million photosites
    (3.54 x 3 layers) and it doesn't have an Anti Alias Filter
    so you get no Moire effects either. The images just look
    absolutely fluid on ISO100.. It gets a little noisy at ISO
    400 and that's as high as the ISO goes.. But it's not like
    I am shooting weddings or a bunch of low light scenes so I
    honestly don't need ISO1600 or ISO Boost3200 like the Canon's

    It's going to cost me $4000.00 or maybe a little over 4 to
    get everything I need. This is what I have decided on so far.

    Sigma SD-9 D-SLR Body

    Sigma EX 20mm-70mm DG/DF Lens

    Sigma EX 70mm-200mm APO HSM Lens

    Sigma EX 50mm Macro Lens

    Sigma EX APO 1.4x Teleconverter Lens

    Sigma DG Super500 Flash

    Sigma BatteryPack/Grip

    Sigma Shutter Remote Control

    Lexar 40X 512MB Compact Flash Card

    Nixvue Vista 10GB Portable Hard Drive

    Bogen/Manfrotto Green Tracked GN3 Tripod with Green 3030 Pan Head

    Hoya MMC UltraViolet (UV0) Filters (55mm,77mm,82mm)

    StormCase IM2400 Yellow Foam Lined Water Proof Case

    Tarmac Neoprene Quick Release Neck Strap (Red)

    DLC Lens Pen

    DLC Microfiber Lens Cloth

    16 2100 mAh NiMh Powerex Batteries and Charger (For the Digital Side of the Camera

    20 Cr123a Toshiba Batteries (For the Shutter and AutoFocus)

    I think that's everything.. I will need to get a Grey Card
    for manually setting the White Balance out in the field but
    I have to get that at a local Camera Shop and while I am
    there I might pick up a Nyquist Resolution Chart to test all
    of the Lenses and make sure they are not Back or Front Focusing.
  12. Brett DiMichele

    Brett DiMichele Producer

    Sep 30, 2001
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    Gotta love eBay [​IMG]

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