Category Archives: Olympus

Best Olympus Lenses for Landscape

In this guide, you’re going to find our recommendations of the best Olympus lenses for landscape photography. As you know Micro Four Thirds cameras are ideal for landscape and traveling, due to their compact size and weight. Landscape photographs typically capture the presence of nature but can also focus on man-made features or disturbances of landscapes. Good photographyContinue Reading

New Patent: Olympus 400mm f/4.0 MFT lens

Olympus has filed a new patent. It describes the Olympus 400mm f/4.0 lens for mirrorless cameras with micro four thirds image sensors. This is a super-telephoto lens covering a focal length of 800mm and below are the first design of the Olympus 400mm f/4.0 lens. If this patent hits the mass production, it’s obvious that this lens will beContinue Reading

Olympus 150-400mm PRO Lens Rumored to be in Development

Olympus is rumored to be working on a new 150-400mm PRO lens that could join the PRO series as weather sealed optic for Micro Four Thirds cameras. As MFT uses know the Olympus PRO lenses are high-quality lenses that provide a higher optical quality than usual and they have a price to match. The first of the seriesContinue Reading

Olympus Blue PEN-F Camera Coming Soon

Olympus is rumored to announce the blue version of PEN-F camera. This will be the second camera which Olympus will introduce in blue color. As you might remember a few weeks ago the company released a new blue version of Olympus E-PL9 camera. This is basically the current PEN E-PL9 which is already in stock at Amazon, B&H, Adorama forContinue Reading

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