Stylish Olympus E-PL8 camera appeals to selfie enthusiasts
Olympus has announced a great deal of products at the world’s biggest digital imaging trade fair. Among them, we can find the entry-level PEN E-PL8, a mirrorless camera with a Micro Four Thirds sensor and a design that reminds us of premium shooters. The E-PL8 is both compact and lightweight, while its specs list is not too shabby.
Olympus E-M1 Mark II unveiled with 4K and 50MP high-res mode
Just like the rumor mill predicted, the Olympus E-M1 Mark II has been announced at Photokina 2016. The mirrorless camera is capable of recording 4K videos and capturing 50-megapixel high-res shots thanks to a new 20.4-megapixel image sensor coupled with a new TruePic VIII processor and an in-body 5-axis image stabilization technology.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-Tracker action cam unveiled
Olympus has just revealed its latest take on GoPro’s cameras. The Stylus Tough TG-Tracker boasts an array of sensors to track a lot of things, including altitude and temperature. The sensors are joined by useful abilities, such as 4K video recording and WiFi connectivity, in order to make sure that the camera is ready to taken on the Hero line-up.
Olympus Stylus TG-Tracker specs and photos leaked
Here it is folks! The action camera from Olympus which was leaked recently is actually the long-rumored Stylus TG-Tracker. More images have showed up on the web along with plenty of specifications, which include the ability to record videos at 4K resolution. Find out everything about the action cam in this article!
Olympus 30mm macro lens coming by the end of 2016
Olympus is actively working on a new macro prime lens, a reliable source has revealed. The Japan-based company will reveal this product by the end of 2016. It is said to consist of a 30mm prime, thus will offer a 60mm equivalent. We are also using this opportunity to talk about the E-M1 Mark II, so here’s what we know!
New Olympus action camera photo leaked
Olympus will reveal that rumored action camera in the near future. Its photo has just been leaked online and it will indeed be a Tough-series device. The sturdy camera might be the rumored Stylus TG-Tracker and it will become official by the end of this month with a set of exciting features for people who love sports.
Olympus E-M1 Mark II announcement upheld for Photokina
Here are some new and old rumors about the Olympus E-M1 Mark II! For the old part, we already knew that Olympus will reveal the camera at Photokina 2016 and this fact was reiterated by a different source. On the other hand, the new stuff consists of the fact that the camera will be loved by action and sports photographers.
Olympus 24mm and 50mm f/1.4 lenses patented for full-frame cameras
Olympus has patented a couple of lenses for mirrorless cameras with full-frame image sensors. The company has recently confirmed that it will focus on OM-D cameras and PRO-series optics, so there is a chance that it will finally announce a full-frame mirrorless interchangeable lens camera in the not-so-distant future.
First Olympus E-PL8 photos leaked on the web
Olympus is rumored to unveil the PEN-series E-PL8 Micro Four Thirds camera in the near future, as the first photos of the device have appeared on line. The Olympus E-PL8 mirrorless camera will undergo some cosmetic changes when compared to its predecessor, especially in the front. Here are the shooter’s first photos!
Olympus 25mm f/1.2 lens coming this year
Olympus is believed to be working on a 25mm wide-angle prime lens with a maximum aperture of f/1.2. Trusted sources within the rumor mill have confirmed this information and it seems like the optic will become official soon and will be released shortly after its unveiling. Check out more details in this article!
Olympus TG-870 and SH-3 compact cameras officially revealed
Olympus has taken the wraps off of two new compact cameras. However, it has done so only in Japan. Either way, the novelties are the Stylus Tough TG-870 and the Stylus SH-3. Both come packed with similar sensors and six new Art Filters, while the latter model will also interest videographers, thanks to 4K video recording.
Olympus PEN-F camera registered on Taiwan’s NCC website
Olympus is working on a new PEN-series mirrorless interchangeable lens camera. The product is most likely in development, as its name has just been registered on Taiwan’s NCC website. It is called Olympus PEN-F and it will become a tribute to the original PEN-F SLR camera, released back in the 1960s.
Olympus E-M10 Mark II mirrorless camera officially announced
The Olympus E-M10 Mark II Micro Four Thirds camera has just become official. It has not been a secret for a few weeks, as its name, photos, and specs have all been leaked in the meantime. Now, the shooter is official with a new design as well as a built-in 5-axis image stabilization system that is reminiscent of its higher-end siblings.
Detailed Olympus E-M10 Mark II specs list leaked
Olympus will officially unveil the successor to the OM-D-series E-M10 by the end of this week. Before the product launch event, trusted sources have leaked a more detailed Olympus E-M10 Mark II specs list. The new information confirms that the mirrorless camera will be a minor evolution of its predecessor instead of a major one.
Olympus dual IS and digital ND filter technologies patented
Olympus will not sit and watch as Panasonic draws all the plaudits with its Dual Image Stabilizer technology. The company has just patented a similar system, allowing photographers to make use of stabilization systems found in a camera and in a lens at the same time. The Olympus dual IS system may be added into the E-M1 Mark II camera.
Olympus launching E-M1 Mark II at Photokina 2016
The next edition of the Photokina event will take place in September 2016, but the rumors about products waiting to be unveiled during this show have already appeared on the web. According to a source, three prime lenses with a maximum aperture of f/1 and the E-M1 Mark II camera will be announced by Olympus next year.
New Olympus E-M10 Mark II images and photos leaked
Olympus will officially unveil a new OM-D-series Micro Four Thirds camera by the end of August 2015. In the meantime, the rumor mill has leaked new Olympus E-M10 Mark II images. The shots are joined by new details to confirm that the E-M10 Mark II will be more of a cosmetic improvement rather than a spec upgrade over the E-M10.
Olympus E-M10 Mark II announcement taking place this August
After missing out on the early August 2015 deadline, it seems like this mirrorless camera is coming out in the near future. A trusted source is reporting that the Olympus E-M10 Mark II announcement event is scheduled to take place sometime in the last week of August and that the camera will feature an electronic shutter.
Sony FE-mount users getting Olympus 35mm f/2.8 lens soon?
Olympus is rumored to launch a surprising lens on the market. The product will not be released for the company’s own Micro Four Thirds cameras, instead becoming available for Sony FE-mount shooters. According to a source, the product consists of a Olympus 35mm f/2.8 lens and will be here sometime in the future.
Olympus patents dual-layer sensor with integrated polarizing filter
If you ever felt like you need a polarizing filter in your bag, but you do not have enough money to buy a high-quality one, Olympus may have something in tow for you. The Japan-based company has developed a dual-layer sensor that includes a secondary layer designed specifically to capture light polarization information.
Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II to feature an electronic shutter
The launch of the Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II Micro Four Thirds camera is imminent. Before its official announcement event, the E-M10 successor is present within the rumor mill. The latest gossip talks about the mirrorless camera are stating that the device will come packed with an electronic shutter.