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Review: Camera: Olympus C-765 Ultra Zoom

View the camera here I purchased for my wife (lucky lady) the Olympus C-765 Ultra Zoom. Her criteria was that the camera had to be able to zoom tight enough to allow her the ability to take pictures when we visit zoos and also still be compact enough to cart around without the need of a large case. She wasn't looking for the SLR type of cameras that have interchangeable lenses but something just below. In came the Olympus C-765 Ultra Zoom. Our plus was that it was made by Olympus like my camera is and so we would be able to swap memory sticks without problems. It also allowed us to upload the photos from each camera using the same drivers for her Win 98 SE computer. Yes she is still using Win 98 but honestly it's because of all the really old games she still enjoys playing. Let me get back on topic. The camera's body is made of metal which I thought was good because it helped it feel very durable. It features a 10x optical zoom with a 4x digital zoom for a combined 40x zo