Olympus has officially announced the new OM-D E-M5 Mark II, which features a 5-axis image stabilization system, built-in WiFi and a massive 40MP high-resolution shot mode. Additionally, the Mark II offers buffed up video capture features with HD bit rates up to 77Mbps. [Read more…]
The Olympus OM-D E-M5II specs appear to have leaked out in full. [Read more…]
The Olympus OM-D E-M5II model name recently surfaced on the Taiwan National Communications Commission website. [Read more…]
The silver OM-D E-M1 runs $1399, which is the same price as the black version; however, the black model is available with a $100 discount through September 20. The new silver OM-D E-M1 should be available later this month. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
This is the first leaked photo of the upcoming Olympus PEN E-PL7. The camera is expected to be announced on August 30 and should replace the aging Olympus PEN E-PL5 in the US. (The PEN E-PL6 was an Asian market-only camera.)
Based on previously leaked portions of the user manual, the camera is believed to feature a 16MP Micro Four Thirds sensor with an 81-point AF system. Note that the design adds a dial around the shutter button similar to the OM-D camera designs. [Read more…]