Category Archives: Olympus

Olympus Launched Blue PEN E-PL9 Camera

Olympus has launched a blue version of its entry-level PEN E-PL9 mirrorless camera. This is the special edition blue version joins the white, black and brown models that were introduced back in March. The 16mp Micro Four Thirds camera features 4K video recording, a tilting selfie touch-screen, and built-in pop-up flash. The blue PEN E-PL9 release dateContinue Reading

New firmware update for Olympus E-M10III, E-M10II, E-PL8 and E-PL7

Olympus released a new firmware updates for the Olympus E-M10III, E-M10II, E-PL8 and E-PL7 Micro Four Thirds cameras. With this firmware the issue of autofocus (AF) function corrected when using Panasonic lenses. The RC mode has alo been added. You can find the details and download the newest firmware to your camera below. Olympus E-M10III, E-M10II, E-PL8 and E-PL7Continue Reading

Olympus E-M5 Mark III rumored specifications

Here is another set of Olympus E-M5 Mark III rumored specifications from the web. The specs list states that the upcoming OM-D series camera will use the same sensor as the E-M1 Mark II as mentioned several times in our earlier posts. The sensor will provide 50 MP super resolution mode with 121-point contrast AF point. It will have 1/8000Continue Reading

Olympus E-M5 Mark III and PEN-F Mark II Cameras Rumored for Photokina 2018

Olympus is rumored to announce the E-M5 Mark III and PEN-F Mark II cameras at the Photokina 2018 event in September. Already an announcement for the third model of the E-M5-series was expected this year, it seems that PEN-F Mark II will participate in it. The Photokina 2018 event, which was held every two years previously, will now beContinue Reading

Olympus PEN E-PL9 in Stock and Shipping in the US

Olympus PEN E-PL9 camera is now in stock and shipping from several major stores in US. The entry-level mirrorless interchangeable lens camera is aimed at smartphone users offers a touchscreen interface, 5-axis in-body stabilized blur-free 4K movies, a new built-in flash, 121 AF points covering most of the image area. The Olympus PEN E-PL9 is nowContinue Reading

Olympus 12mm f/1.2 PRO lens to be announced in late 2018

Olympus 12mm f/1.2 PRO lens is rumored to be announced in late 2018. The wide-angle prime optic will be the fourth fast PRO F1.2 lens in company’s lineup. Olympus already has the M.Zuiko 12mm f/2 lens in their lineup. The compact prime lens offers 24mm equivalent field of view to capture beautiful protraits. The company will introduceContinue Reading

What to Expect from Olympus E-M5 Mark III Camera?

Here is our expectation of the popular premium series mirrorless, Olympus E-M5 Mark III camera. The OM-D E-M5 series is one of the most popular interchangeable-lens camera in the company’s lineup. Undoubtedly, the professionals who need a advanced lightweight camera with great image quality in compact sizes, the Micro Four Thirds sensor based model becomes idealContinue Reading

Olympus Releases Major Firmware Update for OM-D E-M1 II, E-M5 II and Pen-F

Olympus has released a major firmware update for OM-D E-M1 Mark II, OM-D E-M5 Mark II and Pen-F cameras prior to the CP+ 2018 event. All three cameras get a new Bleach Bypass Art Filter and added support for the Panasonic Leica 200mm F2.8 Power OIS lens. Firmware 2.0 for E-M1 Mark II brings improvements toContinue Reading

Olympus PEN-F Firmware V3.0 Coming on February 28th

Olympus will release a new firmware update for PEN-F camera on February 28th. Olympus’s latest PEN-F camera firmware update is version 2.1. It is stated that the update that is expected to be released on February 28 is to take more serious improvements. See the details below.  The upcoming Olympus PEN-F firmware version 3.0 is expected to beContinue Reading

New Olympus E-M1 Mark II Firmware to be Released on February 28

Olympus is rumored to release a new firmware update for OM-D E-M1 Mark II on February 28th which right before the CP+ 2018 event. Olympus’s latest E-M1 Mark II camera firmware update is version 1.4. It is stated that the update that is expected to be released on February 28 is to take more seriousContinue Reading