Five people said in their reviews that the product was easy to use. Photographyreview.com said “Control panel display allows quick access to the important shooting parameters” in their review of the Olympus E-520 but even so they gave this digital camera a rating of 1 stars. Photographyreview.com also wrote “Builtin stabilization and wireless flash control” in their review. Megapixel.net said “Easy to use Live View” however they only gave it a rating of 19.4 out of 100.
Four Olympus E-520 reviewers said in their reviews that it was easy to handle. Good Gear Guide.com.au mentioned “Superb handling, dust reduction, effective image stabilisation, consistent AWB”. Good Gear Guide.com.au also wrote “FourThirds system, handling, anti dust system, image stabilisation, image quality, feature set, metering, low noise” in their review. Good Gear Guide.com.au also said “Impressive pictures, great exposure handling, dust reduction works well, sensor-based stabilisation” in their review.
Three people said in their reviews that it was easy to use the menus. Laptopmag.com mentioned eight years ago “Easy to adjust settings” but even so they only gave this digital camera a score of 1 stars. Megapixel.net wrote “Quick access to settings through Super Control Panel” in their review of this digital camera.
One Olympus E-520 owner who bought it concluded that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Imaging Resource.com wrote “Nice, comfortable grip (particularly when compared to the E 420” yet they rated it 14 out of 100.