The new Olympus Stylus SH-2 features RAW capture, a 24x zoom lens (25-600mm equivalent), 5-axis image stabilization, built-in WiFi and 1080/60p video. The retro-design builds on Olympus’ current trend with both mirrorless system and compact models. [Read more…]
Digital Rev has posted its latest video review with the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II with Kai at the helm again. While he’s not a fan of the retro styling, he seems to think the E-M5 Mark II is a solid Micro Four Thirds camera.
Last week, we showcased an image stabilization comparison between the E-M5 Mark II and the Panasonic GH4, in which the E-M5 Mark II again performed very well.
It looks like the E-M5 Mark II is shaping up to be quite the versatile camera.
Mastering the Olympus OM-D E-M1 is a new book from photographer and full-time author Darrell Young, who has written many similar books for various cameras over the years.
“Darrell Young’s Mastering the Olympus OM-D E-M1 explores the features and capabilities of Olympus’ newest camera in a way that far surpasses the user’s manual….
This guide is designed to help readers navigate through the camera’s features with step-by-step setting adjustments; color illustrations; and detailed how, when, and why explanations for each option. Every button, dial, switch, and menu configuration setting is explored in a user-friendly manner, with suggestions for setup according to various shooting styles.”
Mastering the Olympus OM-D E-M1 retails for $39.95; however, it is currently available for $28.03 on Amazon.com.
Additionally, a Kindle version of the book is available for $17.59 here on Amazon.com.
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…]