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The sensor in the E-P1 is superb, particularly with respect to color and tonality. What a refreshing change over the megapixel race. This bodes well for the future of the 4/3 and micro-4/3 formats (same sensor). We can expect to see a wider variety of camera bodies too.

The right mix of features?

Ergonomics are in part a personal choice; we each have different problems to solve and ways of working, different size hands, pants-pockets, etc.

I own multiple DSLRs and several point-and-shoot cameras. So the question is “where does the E-P1 fit?”. Clearly its image quality is quite high, which makes it very appealing at first glance. And it appears to slot into the point-and-shoot category, which is what I wanted it for: DSLR-like quality in a compact package. Yet it doesn’t solve that problem satisfactorily for me, because it’s actually heavy and bulky.

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