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Stolen Camera Finder Aims to Find Your Camera - StolenCameraFinder.com is a new website designed to help you find your lost or stolen digital camera.
Stolencamerafinder.com is a new website setup to find your stolen or lost digital camera, by searching the internet for images containing the same camera serial number as your lost camera. The system works by reading your EXIF data, reading the serial number, then searching the internet for images that contain that serial number. This will only work with cameras that record the serial number in the EXIF data, and you can upload an image to start the search or manually type in the serial number if you know it.
We have tested the site with the following cameras, and found that unfortunately, only some of the models record the serial number in the EXIF data. The site appears to work best with Fujifilm, Panasonic cameras, Olympus Micro Four Thirds, and Nikon Digital SLRs:
|Fujifilm FinePix S2950||Yes|
|Fujifilm FinePix X100||Yes|
|Nikon Coolpix P300||No|
|Nikon Coolpix P500||No|
|Panasonic Lumix TZ18||Yes|
|Panasonic Lumix LX5||Yes|
|Canon Powershot S95||No|
|Canon Powershot SX220 HS||No|
|Kodak Easyshare Mini M200||No - serial number recorded as "null"|
|Nikon D5100 Digital SLR||Yes|
|Canon EOS 1100D||No|
|Panasonic Lumix GH2||Yes|
|Olympus PEN E-PL1||Yes|
A full list of supported models is available on the website here. The Panasonic Lumix GH2 image is for illustration purposes only, this camera has not been stolen.