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Olympus E-M1 Mark II vs Olympus E-M1 Comparison


The new Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II will start shipping in the first week of December, 2016. Here is a quick comparison of the Olympus E-M1 Mark II vs Olympus E-M1 cameras. The upcoming flagship nirrorless shooter will feature a 20MP Micro Four Thirds image sensor. The MFT camera is able to shoot at up to 18fps in Raw, with autofocus or 60 framesContinue Reading

Olympus E-M1 Mark II release date set for December, 2016


Olympus E-M1 Mark II release date is now scheduled for December, 2016. It is almost confirmed that the new Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II mirrorless camera will start shipping in the first week of December, 2016. The company will have a major try out event for the flagship Micro Four Thirds camera with journalist during the first week of November. The planned shipping date wereContinue Reading

Olympus PEN-F Test Results: Top-ranked MFT sensor


Olympus PEN-F test results published by DxOMark. The retro-style Micro Four Thirds camera achieved a score of 74 and became the best performing Olympus camera yet. On the other hand an overall score of 74 points makes it the top-ranked MFT sensor in the DxOMark database. According to test results, the sensor shows progress in image quality performance for Olympus digital cameras. The camera performed its best scores atContinue Reading

Olympus PEN E-PL8 mirrorless camera announced


Olympus has announced the PEN E-PL8 entry-level mirrorless interchangeable lens camera. The new PEN E-PL8 comes with a 16MP sensor and in-body image stabilization. Aimed at fashion-conscious women, the Olympus E-PL8 boasts a new shape and leather look finish, and comes with a flip-down LCD that’s ideal for selfies. The PEN E-PL8 will be available inContinue Reading

Olympus E-M1 Mark II development announced


Olympus has announced the development of the E-M1 Mark II flagship camera. The OM-D E-M1 Mark II will feature a 20MP Micro Four Thirds image sensor. It is able to shoot at up to 18fps in Raw, with autofocus or 60 frames per second at full-resolution Raw without AF. The camera has 121 cross-type AFContinue Reading

US prices of Olympus E-PL8 camera and new MFT lenses leaked


US prices of upcoming Olympus E-PL8 camera and the new MFT lenses has been leaked online. According to the leaked price list, the E-PL8 camera will be priced for $650 body only. The 12-100mm f/4 Pro will have price of $1,300 while the 25mm f/1.2 PRO lens will cost $1,200. The 30mm f/3.5 Macro lens will be selling for $300. Few moreContinue Reading

Olympus E-PL8 camera and FL-900R flash specs leaked


First specifications of the upcoming Olympus E-PL8 camera and FL-900R flash has been leaked online. The mirrorless PEN-series camera is said to be delayed due to the earthquake in Kumamoto. Looks like the company will announce the E-PL8 camera and FL-900R flash at the Photokina 2016 event. The official announcement will also include the three new lenses, OM-D E-M1 Mark II camera and maybe atContinue Reading

Olympus 30mm f/3.5 Macro, 25mm f/1.2, 12-100mm f/4 Lens Images


First images of the upcoming Olympus 30mm f/3.5 Macro, 25mm f/1.2 and 12-100mm f/4 lenses has been leaked online. Photokina is the worlds biggest digital imaging event and photo enthusiasts welcome new products in the industry from all brands. Olympus will unveil these three new lenses at Photokina 2016. Aimed at professional sports photographers, the Olympus E-M1 Mark II model is also rumoredContinue Reading

Olympus E-M1 Mark II announcement rumored for Photokina 2016 event


More details are coming from the rumor mill about the upcoming Olympus E-M1 Mark II camera.   As we are approaching the Photokina 2016, the worlds biggest digital imaging event; more gossips has been surfaced for several replacement units in all brands. The most popular one is the OM-D E-M1II. The company has scheduled the Olympus E-M1 Mark IIContinue Reading

Olympus E-M1II Coming with Dual SD Card Slot

More details are coming for the upcoming Olympus E-M1II mirrorless camera. The flagship MFT model is expected to feature dual SD card slot. After the mention of the new handheld high resolution mode which will help pro users for better stabilization. Now the Olympus E-M1II is said to include dual SD card slots. So it is highly likely that the mirrorless shooter will beContinue Reading