The Olympus Stylus 1 is a new superzoom camera with a 12MP 1/1.7″ BSI CMOS sensor and a 10.7x zoom lens (28-300mm equivalent) and constant f/2.8 max aperture throughout the zoom range. The camera takes strong design cues from Olympus’ OM-D EM-5 with its retro appeal. [click to continue…]
The Olympus Stylus 1 compact camera has leaked out ahead of its official announcement. It bears a striking resemblance to Olympus OM-D Micro Four Thirds cameras; however, it will obviously sport a smaller sensor. [click to continue…]
Along with the new Olympus E-M1, several new accessories were announced alongside it. Below is a complete list of those new accessories that are coming soon and are currently available for pre-order. [click to continue…]
Alongside the new OM-D E-M1, Olympus has released the new ED 12-40mm f/2.8 PRO lens in Micro Four Thirds mount. Thanks to the 2x crop factor of Micro Four Thirds sensors, the lens offers a 24-80mm equivalent field of view.
Like the Olympus E-M1, the 12-40mm f/2.8 lens offers weather-sealing for durability in the elements. It features a 7-blade circular aperture for pleasant bokeh. The Olympus ED 12-40mm f/2.8 PRO lens retails for $999. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 is finally official. The new flagship Micro Four Thirds camera from Olympus features a 16.3MP sensor, along with a fast dual phase-detect and contrast-detection AF system.
The OM-D E-M1 features built-in image stabilization, a 3-inch tilting LCD and a frame rate of 10fps. The E-M1 also features a rugged magnesium alloy body with weather-proofing for protection from the elements. [click to continue…]
B&H has the Olympus 17mm f/2.8 lens for Micro Four Thirds format for only $199 (reg. $299) with free shipping through September 14. Check it out here at B&H Photo.