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Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 30mm 1:3.5 Macro Lens Announced


Olympus has unveiled the M.Zuiko Digital ED 30mm 1:3.5 Macro lens for Micro four Thirds system cameras. This is a new macro lens with a maximum reproduction ratio of 1.25:1 and a close-focus point of 9.5cm. It is claimed to autofocus faster than previous Olympus macro lenses. Another crucial feature for would-be nature specialists is the lens’ near-silentContinue 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

Two New Olympus F/1.2 Prime Lenses On The Horizon


Olympus is on the verge to announce two new prime lenses with a fast aperture of f/1.2. The two new Olympus f/1.2 lenses expected to arrive sometime in late 2016. As we have posted earlier, one of them will be the Olympus 25mm f/1.2 model. This optic is on the horizon from the beginning  of 2016. It will be the first lens in aContinue Reading

Olympus 12-100mm f/4.0 PRO lens coming this autumn


Olympus is rumored to announce a M.Zuiko 12-100mm f/4.0 PRO lens by this fall. It will be a standard zoom lens for mirrorless cameras with Micro Four Thirds image sensors. Olympus 12-100mm f/4.0 PRO lens is expected to feature extremely high quality optics.  Dust and splash-proof housing will sure make it perfect even for professional users. The zoom lens provides a focal length from 24mm to 200mm in termsContinue 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

Olympus E-PL8 specs to include 16MP sensor


More details about Oly’s replacement for the E-PL7 have started to show up in recent times as the Olympus E-PL8 specs is rumored to feature 16-megapixel MFT sensor. The mirrorless PEN-series camera with Micro Four Thirds image sensor was delayed due to the earthquake in Kumamoto. Now trusted sources have leaked Olympus E-PL8 specs and it looks like the new model will haveContinue Reading

Olympus E-M1 Mark II Will Feature a Handheld High Resolution Mode


The upcoming flagship Olympus E-M1 Mark II camera is rumored to feature a different type of “high resolution mode” that will work handheld. The company is allegedly working on a new handheld high-resolution shooting mode. The flagship mirrorless camera with Micro Four Thirds image sensor will be the first camera to use this feature, sources say. Current high resolution modesContinue Reading