Olympus has cut £100 off its C-860L digital camera, which now costs £199.

It offers a f2.8 lens and a 10cm macro-mode for close-up image capture. It weighs 235g and also has a digital-zoom function.

The camera offers a number of features, including a continuous shooting mode -capable of capturing two frames per second for up to ten shots. It also offers a wide-angle 4.5cm colour thin-film-transistor LCD display to view and preview pictures. Images are saved to a SmartMedia card.

More information and stockist details are available form Olympus' digital camera freephone number, 0800 072 0070.