Olympus Adds Second Mirrorless Flagship Camera: OM-D E-M1 Mark III

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The brand new Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III with 12-40mm zoom lens

Earlier at the moment, Olympus made the considerably stunning determination so as to add a second, top-of-the-line, or flagship mirrorless digicam to its line-up of Micro 4 Thirds cameras: The brand new 20.4-megapixel OM-D E-M1 Mark III joins its bigger, heavier MFT twin, the Olympus OM-D E-M1X, which was introduced a bit over a yr in the past. The E-M1 Mark III shall be accessible starting February 24, 2020.

Along with the brand new flagship, Olympus additionally launched a brand new zoom, the 12-45mm f/Four PRO lens, and a PEN-series mirrorless digicam, the Olympus PEN E-PL10, which is the most recent addition to its PEN Lite sequence of Micro 4 Thirds digicam, that are focused at novices these seeking to step up from smartphone pictures or primary point-and-shoots.

The brand new Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III (again view).

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III Mirrorless Digital camera

It might be distinctive for a digicam model to supply two flagships. Nevertheless, it’s a choice that would simply confuse potential patrons. For instance, why would a photographer select the E-M1 Mark III over the E-M1X? Right here’s one cause: Based on Olympus, if a photographer is in search of a camera-body that’s extra agile, then the E-M1 Mark III could be the higher alternative because it’s extra transportable. Nevertheless, the E-M1X could be extra engaging for photographers who shoot with lengthy lenses. For many photographers, the scale and weight of the E-M1 Mark III is far more consistent with the compact, light-weight type issue many have come to anticipate from a MFT digicam physique. (Olympus appeared to purposely construct in bulk to the E-M1X.)

The E-M1 Mark III shares numerous qualities with its bigger model sibling. One exceptional characteristic is its sturdy 5-Axis picture stabilization with 7.5 shutter velocity steps of compensation, which Olympus says is the “world’s most effective” IS. It’s additionally extremely quick, with the flexibility to fireplace off 60 frames per second with AF locked (utilizing the silent digital shutter) or 18 fps for AF/AE-tracking sequential capturing (once more, utilizing the silent digital shutter).

The brand new Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III with 12-40mm zoom lens (prime view).

However each O-MD sequence cameras share numerous different options, together with section + distinction detection twin AF, a 121-point all cross-type On-chip Section Detection AF sensor, the flexibility to shoot 4K video, perform buttons, Reside ND mode and a 50MP Handheld Hello-Res Shot mode, which helps you to create a 50-megapixel, seamless composite of a scene from 16 photos with out utilizing a tripod. It additionally has a characteristic discovered simply on the E-M1 Mark III: Starry Sky AF mode, which is meant to make capturing images of stars a lot easier and simpler.

The E-M1 Mark III has a wonderful viewfinder, a 2.36M-dot LCD EVF, and a 3-inch swiveling contact LCD. It additionally comes with quite a lot of highly effective 4K-resolution video modes (at 30, 25 and 24 fps) and with OM-log mode.

Just like the E-M1X, the E-M1 Mark III is a rugged cameras—it even has an IPX1 score! And each fashions include built-in Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. Nevertheless, one of many only a few parts that the brand new E-M1 Mark III doesn’t share with the E-M1X are the any options counting on synthetic intelligence, or AI-based capturing, equivalent to Clever Topic Detection AF, which is barely discovered on the E-M1X.

Be taught extra concerning the new Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III at B&H.

The brand new Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-45mm F4.Zero PRO lens.

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-45mm F4.Zero PRO Lens

As a result of Olympus has continued to develop new lenses for its MTF-system cameras, it’s no shock that at the moment the corporate additionally launched a brand new zoom, the M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-45mm F4.Zero PRO lens.

The corporate says it’s a high-performance medium-range zoom—with a 35mm-film equal vary of 24mm to 90mm, which suggests you possibly can rapidly zoom between wide-angle and telephoto pictures instantly. Olympus says it additionally options “supreme macro capabilities with a maximum magnification of 0.5x (35mm equivalent) across the entire zoom range.” It has a closest-focusing distance of 4.7 inches on the wide-angle finish and a bit over 9 inches on the telephoto finish, which makes it fairly a flexible lens.

The zoom has a lens design of 12 parts in 9 teams. Like many Olympus digicam our bodies, this lens can be dustproof, splashproof and freezeproof (to -10°C), and weighs just below 9 lbs. It’s compact and light-weight, which makes it nice for bringing it on the highway as a journey lens or for capturing occasions.

Be taught extra concerning the Olympus M. Zuiko Digital ED 12-45mm F4.Zero PRO Lens at B&H.

Olympus PEN E-PL10 Mirrorless Digital camera.

Olympus PEN E-PL10 Mirrorless Digital camera

Olympus is focusing on its new PEN E-PL10 MFT mirrorless digicam at newbie photographers, who could be all in favour of stepping up the standard of their photographs and video from what they’ll seize with a primary point-and-shoot digital digicam or a smartphone.

This compact, light-weight digicam consists of numerous easy-to-use options, like a built-in pop-up flash, a big selection of expressive pictures capabilities and artwork filters, in-body picture stabilization (IBIS) and a 180-degree flip-down LCD display screen, which Olympus says has “a step-by-step touch menu interface to guide the user as they capture beautiful photos in any situation.” It is also appropriate with varied interchangeable lenses and has built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.

The brand new Olympus PEN E-PL10 digicam (prime view).

Pricing

The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III (black) shall be accessible, starting February 24, 2020, for $1,799 (physique solely). It is going to even be accessible in two package configurations—for $2,499 with the M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-40mm F2.Eight PRO lens and for $2,899 with the M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-100 F4.Zero IS PRO lens. The Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 12-45mm F4.Zero PRO lens (black), which comes bundled with the LH-61G lens hood, shall be accessible April 7 for $649. The Olympus PEN E-PL10 is on the market now in three colours—shiro (or white), kuro ( or black) and mocha (or brown)—in a body-only configuration for $599 or bundled with the M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ package lens for $699. Moreover, Olympus will promote two equipment for the OM-D E-M1 Mark III that shall be accessible in April, 2020: A shock mount adapter (SM2), for $39 and an audio cable (KA33) for $14.

Keep tuned for my hands-on first-look overview at utilizing the brand new O-MD E-M1 Mark III in Costa Rica on a current journey with Olympus.

The brand new Olympus PEN E-PL10 digicam (again view).

Be taught extra concerning the Olympus PEN E-PL10 at B&H.

For extra info, see the press releases beneath or go to http://www.getolympus.com.

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OLYMPUS OM-D E-M1 MARK III INTERCHANGEABLE LENS CAMERA

Delivering Gorgeous Picture High quality, Superior Mobility And Absolute Reliability

For Skilled Photographers All over the place

CENTER VALLEY, Pa., February 12, 2020 — Immediately Olympus debuts the OM-D E-M1 Mark III, scheduled to go on sale February 24, 2020. The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III is knowledgeable mannequin constructed for superior mobility. This skilled interchangeable lens digicam conforms to the Micro 4 Thirds® System customary. It comes geared up with a brand new picture processing engine, TruePic™ IX, enabling options equivalent to 50MP Handheld Excessive-Res Shot[1]. Mixed with the excessive picture high quality of M.Zuiko® Digital lenses, this technique fulfills the wants {of professional} photographers in any discipline, all in a compact, light-weight dustproof, splashproof, freezeproof magnesium alloy physique for peace of thoughts when capturing in harsh environments.

This dependable, compact and light-weight physique presents the world’s handiest 7.5 shutter velocity steps[2] of compensation. The OM-D E-M1 Mark III can be geared up with a 121-point all cross-type On-chip Section Detection AF sensor for high-precision focusing. Starry Sky AF delivers revolutionary autofocus efficiency for astrophotography, and the Superior Face / Eye Precedence AF tracks and ensures the topic’s eye is repeatedly in focus, leading to a crisp, clear portrait. This mannequin can be geared up with versatile options that had been fashionable on the Olympus OM-D E-M1X, equivalent to 50MP Handheld Excessive Res Shot, Reside ND, Professional Seize mode, and handheld 4K video, due to its 5-axis In-Physique Picture Stabilization, designed to fulfill the calls for of the skilled photographer.

Compact and Light-weight with Excessive Picture High quality

By synchronizing the in-lens picture stabilization of supported lenses[3] with the in-body 5-axis picture stabilization, this mannequin achieves the world’s finest 7.5 shutter velocity steps of compensation with 5-axis sync IS. Highly effective picture stabilization allows capturing handheld in darkish areas and through super-telephoto pictures for excellent freedom in varied eventualities with out the necessity for a tripod. In-body picture stabilization ensures picture stabilization with all hooked up lenses, as much as 7.Zero shutter velocity steps[4] of compensation efficiency.

With the brand new picture processing engine, TruePic IX, mixed with its 20.Four Megapixel Reside MOS sensor, the world’s handiest 7.5 shutter velocity steps of compensation, and high-resolution M.Zuiko Digital lenses ship minimal noise even at high-sensitivity settings. This mannequin boasts top-class picture high quality within the interchangeable lens digicam class with minimal distortion to the sides of the shot. Improved AF algorithms and excessive decision, excessive velocity efficiency enable for options equivalent to Handheld Excessive Res Shot, Reside ND, Starry Sky AF and improved face/eye precedence AF.

50MP Handheld Excessive Res Shot makes it attainable to seize high-resolution photos with out the necessity for a tripod. This characteristic makes use of the minimal motion occurring between every of the 16 pictures to generate a single 50 Megapixel high-resolution picture. This characteristic is especially helpful for capturing high-resolution pictures in areas the place it’s inconceivable to make use of a tripod. Tripod Excessive Res Shot can be accessible for recording ultra-high-resolution roughly 80 Megapixel equal JPEG photos, nice for suppressing motion within the merged shot, equivalent to a rippling floor of water or leaves shaking within the wind.

Reside ND, which is very regarded on the OM-D E-M1X, can be included on this mannequin, making a sluggish shutter impact with out the necessity for a bodily ND filter. This characteristic just about extends the publicity time and permits the seize of photos with the looks of a sluggish shutter velocity by merging a number of exposures collectively. Customers can choose the impact stage from ND2 (one step) to ND32 (5 steps), and look at the sluggish shutter results within the viewfinder earlier than capturing, eliminating the necessity to change lenses or optical ND filters.

Absolute Reliability

The OM-D E-M1 Mark III physique is the muse to fulfill photographers’ want for portability and reliability. Add Olympus M.Zuiko Digital PRO lenses for an unmatched compact and light-weight system, sustaining one of the best stability of portability and picture high quality leading to efficiency required and anticipated by professionals

The magnesium alloy physique of the OM-D E-M1 Mark III options superior weatherproof development, leading to dustproof, splashproof, and freezeproof efficiency. When paired with a dustproof and splashproof M.Zuiko Digital lens, customers can take pleasure in capturing within the harshest situation with out ever worrying about climate or location.

Keep away from further retouching because of grime and mud on the sensor. The OM-D E-M1 Mark III is provided with an industry-leading mud discount system. The SSWF (Tremendous Sonic Wave Filter) vibrates the picture sensor at a frequency of 30,000 instances per second to shake off mud and grime. The brand new mud resistant coating lately launched on the OM-D E-M1X can be used on this mannequin, making it much less possible for mud and grime to stay to the picture sensor, lowering spots in photos by 90%.

The Lithium-ion Battery BLH-1 will be totally charged in as little as two hours when charged within the digicam through a USB-C PD (Energy Supply) appropriate charger of as much as 100W.It’s also attainable to energy the digicam through a transportable USB-C PD energy financial institution or battery pack   permitting the photographer to shoot for lengthy durations, particularly handy for astrophotography or photographing in chilly areas.

Excessive Velocity Sequential Taking pictures

This digicam is provided with 121-point all cross-type On-chip Section Detection AF sensor for monitoring topics throughout a variety rapidly and precisely. AF info from recorded photos can be used even throughout sequential capturing, extra simply monitoring topics that transfer unpredictably. It presents 75% vertical protection and 80% horizontal protection of the display screen for a large focusing space. Paired with the superior AF algorithm, this characteristic can regularly deal with fast-moving topics with a excessive diploma of precision. Not like DSLR cameras, there isn’t any degradation in AF precision when utilizing a quick lens. The OM-D E-M1 Mark III presents high-precision focusing that may sufficiently carry out the capabilities even of large-diameter lenses equivalent to these with a most aperture of F1.2. AF/AE monitoring is feasible at most 18 fps high-speed sequential capturing whereas sustaining the complete pixel rely of 20.4Megapixels. The topic can be checked within the viewfinder throughout high-speed sequential capturing for correct monitoring. Gorgeous 60 fps capturing efficiency captures split-second moments in excessive decision that the human eye can not detect using AF/AE lock sequential capturing.

Professional Seize mode makes it attainable to file scenes which can be troublesome to seize because of time lag within the topics’ reactions or digicam operation time lag. Recording begins upon the half shutter launch, capturing as much as 35 frames retroactively from the purpose of the complete shutter launch. As a result of there isn’t any blackout throughout capturing, it’s attainable to control topic motion whereas urgent the shutter button. RAW capturing can be supported. Professional Seize makes it attainable to file once-in-a-lifetime pictures that you simply would possibly in any other case miss because of the time lag between folks’s response and digicam working time lag.

Accuracy Autofocus System

Numerous Artistic Options

Reside Composite is included with the OM-D E-M1 Mark III. This characteristic makes it attainable to verify publicity standing in Reside View in actual time. Reside Composite additionally helps as much as six hours of capturing. With B mode added to the capturing mode dial, Reside Composite, Reside Bulb, and Reside Time are actually simpler to entry and configure. File photographs in focus all the way in which from the foreground to background.  Focus Stacking robotically creates a composite in-body from as much as 15 frames.  Focus Bracketing permits the photographer to shoot as much as 999 photos at totally different focus factors to composite later utilizing the software program of their alternative. Silent Mode turns off the mechanical shutter and all digital sounds.  Excellent for capturing in areas the place shutter sounds are inappropriate, equivalent to live performance halls. The OM-D E-M1 Mark III is provided with twin card slots, permitting the consumer to file JEPG and RAW individually, backup, robotically switching, and so forth. Slot # 1 is UHS-II/ UHS-I appropriate and Slot # 2 is UHS-I appropriate. In-body Fisheye Compensation permits the consumer to take away the distortion created by a fisheye lens offering extra wide-angle inventive choices. Keystone Compensation applies trapezoidal compensation and perspective enhancement concurrently, offering the performance of a tilt/shift lens. Anti-Flicker Taking pictures (mechanical shutter solely) detects the sparkle of alternating gentle sources and reduces the impact by solely capturing at peak brightness, lowering publicity variation. Flicker Scan (digital shutter solely) minimizes the consequences of flickering happen beneath LED lighting

OM-D Film

Digital stabilization mixed with in-body 5-axis stabilization delivers highly effective picture stabilization throughout video recording. OM-D Film makes handheld 4K/C4K capturing attainable because of a strong picture stabilization mode particularly designed for video recording (M-IS1). This presents three ranges of efficiency to permit handheld 4K and Cinema 4K (C4K) excessive decision capturing.

Software program and Smartphone Functions

The OI.Share® devoted iOS and Android app can be utilized to connect with the digicam through Wi-Fi®, import capturing knowledge to a smartphone, and to make use of the smartphone for distant digicam operation and extra handy capturing and picture group. OI.Share can be utilized to replace the digicam firmware and backup and restore digicam settings for the OM-D E-M1 Mark III.

Olympus Seize digicam management software program for computer systems meets the calls for of studio photographers. Recorded photos will be imported through Wi-Fi with out utilizing a USB connection, offering highly effective assist the workflow of studio capturing. It helps high-speed 5 GHz band communication.

Olympus Workspace picture enhancing software program can deal with skilled duties equivalent to RAW processing and picture enhancing, together with providing freedom over display screen structure, and so forth. Join a pc to the OM-D E-M1 Mark III through USB to allow high-speed RAW processing on Olympus Workspace utilizing the brand new picture processing engine TruePic IX. Readability and Dehaze enhancing filters are additionally included for a larger vary of expression in astrophotography, and so forth. By utilizing Olympus Workspace Model 1.3, being launched similtaneously the OM-D E-M1 Mark III, simply change the audio information of the recorded video to Excessive res sound recorded through the use of Slate Tone on the LS-P4 / LS-100 whereas recording video.

Individually Obtainable Equipment

The Energy Battery Holder HLD-9 contains a dustproof, splashproof, freezeproof design that delivers the identical controls whether or not held vertically or horizontally. Connect the HLD-9 when capturing scenes with frequent adjustments between vertical and horizontal positions, or when you could seize a whole lot of pictures, or take away it for larger mobility. When utilizing one Lithium-ion Battery BLH-1 within the digicam and one within the HLD-9, collectively, as much as 840 shots8 will be recorded.

Shock Mount Adapter SM2 is an adapter designed for absorbing digicam noise whereas the LS-P4 is hooked up to the digicam scorching shoe. It prevents vibration and operational noise from the digicam, making video capturing with increased high quality audio attainable.

Audio Cable KA335 is a top quality cable designed for connecting the digicam and recorder. An L-shaped plug and curled twine offers simple dealing with when related to the OM-D E-M1 Mark III.

Pricing and Availability

The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III (black) shall be accessible starting February 24, 2020. The digicam physique solely can have a steered retail value of $1,799.99 USD and $2,399.99 CAD. The digicam physique bundled with the M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-40mm F2.Eight PRO Lens can have a steered retail value of $2,499.99 USD and $3,299.99 CAD, and the digicam physique bundled with the M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-100 F4.Zero IS PRO Lens can have a steered retail value of $2,899.99 USD and $3,799.99 CAD[5]. The shock mount adapter SM2 can have a steered retail value of $39.99 USD and $51.99 CAD, and the audio cable KA335 can have a steered retail value of $14.99 USD and $19.99 CAD. These equipment shall be accessible starting April, 2020.

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THE ULTIMATE COMPACT, LIGHTWEIGHT, HIGH-RESOLUTION M.ZUIKO® PRO LENS

M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-45mm F4.Zero PRO (35mm equal: 24-90)

CENTER VALLEY, Pa., February 12, 2020 —Olympus is happy to announce the M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-45mm F4.Zero PRO[6] lens, scheduled for availability April 7, 2020. This high-performance medium vary zoom PRO lens conforms to the Micro 4 Thirds® System customary and options excellent optical efficiency in any respect focal lengths, whereas being the world’s most compact, light-weight mannequin[7]. The M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-45mm F4.Zero joins the M.Zuiko PRO class of lenses, possessing dustproof, splashproof and freezeproof (-10°C) efficiency that delivers wonderful picture high quality and peace of thoughts even when capturing in probably the most extreme environments. This lens delivers excellent decision to the sting of the body throughout all the zoom vary, taking advantage of the interesting facets of the Micro 4 Thirds System customary. It options supreme macro capabilities with a most magnification of 0.5x (35mm equal) throughout all the zoom vary, making it an anytime, wherever, all-around lens. When paired with the Olympus OM-D® E-M5 Mark III, this lens delivers excessive decision and superb portability to conveniently carry in a small bag.

The M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-45mm F4.Zero PRO lens is the world’s most compact, light-weight medium vary zoom PRO lens with a hard and fast aperture worth masking a focal size from large angle 24mm to telephoto 90mm (35mm equal). It consists of almost 190 precision machined parts all mounted in a dense configuration, leading to a dimension of 63.Four mm./2.5 in. (max. diameter) x 70 mm/2.76 in. (general size), and a weight of roughly 254 g/8.96 oz. This small and light-weight lens delivers high-speed, exact autofocus for capturing any topic. Its dustproof and splashproof development comprises sealing in 9 locations to maintain out mud and rain, offering peace of thoughts when capturing in lively conditions[8].

Efficient placement of aspherical lenses and ZERO (Zuiko Further-low Reflection Optical) Coating present clear depictive efficiency, drastically cut back aberrations, ghosts, and flare for sharp, high-definition picture high quality. Suppressing lack of gentle on the edges of photos makes it attainable to acquire brilliant, clear depictive efficiency as much as the very edges. As a result of the aperture worth is fastened throughout all the focal size, it’s simple to manage the publicity when zooming and when recording video.

Take pleasure in macro capturing with a most magnification of 0.5x (35mm equal) throughout all the zoom vary. The closest focusing distance is 12 cm on the wide-angle finish, and 23 cm on the telephoto finish, delivering a variety of macro capturing results, together with wide-angle macro pictures that emphasize a way of perspective by capturing huge backgrounds, and telephoto macro pictures for extra important background defocusing results. Numerous macro results are attainable, equivalent to Focus Stacking[9], which generates a single picture on the digicam with a big depth-of-field in focus from the foreground to the background.

Pair the brand new M.Zuiko 12-45mm F4.Zero PRO lens with the lately introduced Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark III to create the last word journey mixture. As Olympus’ smallest weathersealed mixture thus far[10], at simply 670 g/23.6 oz., you’ll be able to journey with ease and shoot on-the-go, regardless of the setting. Take pleasure in a brilliant fixed aperture of F4.0, together with a myriad of professional options delivered to you within the OM-D E-M5 Mark III. Loosen up with this final journey combo and alter each your pictures and way of life ceaselessly.

Pricing and Availability

The Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 12-45mm F4.Zero PRO lens (black) comes bundled with the LH-61G lens hood, particularly designed to guard the lens and cut back undesirable gentle coming into the lens in backlit conditions. The lens shall be accessible April 7, 2020. The lens can have a steered retail value of $649.99 USD and $849.99 CAD.

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TRANSFORM YOUR PHOTOGRAPHY WHILE EMBRACING CREATIVITY

WITH THE OLYMPUS PEN® E-PL10

A Compact and Refined Interchangeable Lens Digital camera That You Can Take All over the place

CENTER VALLEY, Pa., February 12, 2020 — Immediately Olympus America Inc. is happy to introduce the most recent addition to its PEN Lite sequence of Micro 4 Thirds® System customary interchangeable lens cameras to our area, the Olympus PEN E-PL10. Drawing from the traditional type of the 1963 PEN-F, the E-PL10 options a horny clear aesthetic, considerate design, filled with a TruePic™ VIII Picture Processor, built-in pop-up flash, and a big selection of expressive pictures capabilities. The compact, light-weight physique is provided with in-body Picture Stabilization and a 180-degree flip-down LCD display screen with step-by-step contact menu interface to information the consumer as they seize lovely photographs in any scenario.

The Olympus PEN E-PL10 delivers blur-free excessive picture high quality with a easy contact operation. It’s filled with options that increase inventive expressions, equivalent to Selfie, Artwork Filters for spectacular, creative finishes, and presents compatibility with varied interchangeable lenses. By utilizing the built-in Wi-Fi® or Bluetooth® along side the Olympus Picture Share (OI.Share®) smartphone app, the digicam simply connects to a smartphone to switch photos and share them on social media. Tutorial movies are additionally accessible to be taught pictures methods utilizing OI.Share, making it the right interchangeable lens digicam for the newbie photographer. The PEN E-PL10 packs versatile options in a easy, refined, compact design, accessible in three fashionable colours which you can take in every single place.

Trendy, Premium Completed Design with Hidden Flash

The E-PL10 is on the market in shiro白 (white), kuro 黒 (black), and 茶 (mocha). Every are designed with premium supplies and supply stylish finishes, together with leather-based grain, brushed aluminum, a grip to make it simple to carry, massive mode dial, and built-in hidden flash, turning this digicam right into a style accent. When paired with the M.Zuiko® Digital ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ wide-angle zoom lens, it’s extremely transportable, and lighter than a 16 oz. bottle of water.

Intuitive Guides with Easy Touchscreen

By no means get annoyed together with your digicam once more. The Olympus PEN E-PL10 removes the guesswork out of your pictures with 4 main help choices on the mode dial that cater to customers based mostly on talent stage: Auto, Scene (SCN), Superior Photograph (AP) and Artwork Filters (ART). For carefree pictures, Auto Mode exactly detects the scene, lighting, topic and digicam movement and robotically selects the optimum settings. Auto Mode ensures decreased blur for clear, sharp photographs by detecting digicam shake and shifting topics, then adjusting its settings accordingly. For added management or exhausting to seize pictures, Scene Modes enable the consumer to rapidly customise the digicam’s settings straight from the contact display screen. Double-tap to select from one of many following six classes: Individuals, Movement, Indoors, Nightscapes, Surroundings or Shut-ups. Observe the on-screen prompts to seize difficult pictures, like a candle-lit birthday cake or a working pet with a blurred movement background. The Shortcut button straight jumps to the first settings in every pictures mode. It offers an environment friendly navigation to the settings you want with out having to fumble by cumbersome menus or instruction manuals.

180-Diploma Flip Touchscreen with Automated Selfie Mode

The PEN E-PL10’s distinctive flip contact display screen makes pictures and studying the best way to seize an amazing picture simpler. Merely contact the topic proven on the LCD monitor to concurrently focus and activate the shutter (Contact AF Shutter). When the monitor is flipped down, it robotically switches the digicam to Selfie mode for simple and superbly uncovered selfies in all situations, day or night time. You can too choose e-Portrait for brighter, smoother pores and skin, or swap to film recording[11] with a easy contact operation. With Contact AF high-speed autofocus, the digicam immediately focuses and captures with a easy contact of the display screen.

Subsequent Stage Pictures Options and Customizable Artwork Filters

The PEN E-PL10 makes use of a 16-Megapixel picture sensor, paired with Olympus’ dual-core TruePic VIII Picture Processor to ship excellent high quality in each picture. Superior Photograph (AP) mode offers capabilities that typically require superior pictures methods, however is easy to function. Anybody can seize a multi-exposure picture by merely overlapping two photos in Multi Publicity, and seize gentle trails of stars or catch crisp trails of car headlights and taillights with out the chance of overexposure, utilizing Reside Composite. Silent Mode, which mutes shutter and operation sounds, is now attainable in P, A, S and M modes in addition to AP mode. Artwork Filters make it simple to create distinctive pictures in-camera, no post-editing required. With 16 distinctive Artwork Filter choices, you possibly can seize inventive photographs just by scrolling and tapping on the display screen. Use the brand new Tremendous Tune[12] choice to regulate the extent of Artwork Filter results whereas checking the outcomes on the display screen to create the picture precisely how you want. Excessive Velocity Sequential Taking pictures of as much as 8.6 frames-per-second in Single AF Mode, or as much as 4.Eight frames-per-second in Steady AF Mode, be certain that the shot is rarely missed.

Handheld Shake-Free Nonetheless and Clean 4K Video

This mannequin is provided with 3-Axis in-body Picture Stabilization[13], permitting the consumer to seize blur-free photographs handheld with out the necessity for a tripod, even in conditions the place digicam shake could cause blur nighttime pictures, dim indoor conditions, whereas capturing video or when utilizing a telephoto or macro lens). The PEN-E-PL10 captures clean UHD 4K 30p video for ultra-high-resolution seize, no stabilizing gear wanted. In-Film Seize permits the consumer to seize an 8MP picture from a 4K video.

Straightforward Wi-fi Sharing with Constructed-in Bluetooth and Wi-Fi

Use the built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth with the free Olympus Picture Share (OI.Share) app to simply join the digicam and smartphone to import photos and wirelessly share with mates and followers. By utilizing the Share Order perform, chosen photographs or movies on the digicam shall be robotically transferred to your smartphone as soon as the digicam is turned off[14]. Handy distant management of the PEN E-PL10 permits the consumer to manage the digicam settings and compose photos all from a wise gadget, excellent for when the consumer desires to be within the image. OI.Share additionally offers a digicam how-to information, containing tutorial movies of pictures methods and a digital guidebook filled with different helpful picture suggestions.

Versatile Interchangeable Lenses

A flexible lineup of compact, light-weight, high-performance interchangeable lenses can be found, together with brilliant, single-focal-length lenses, in addition to macro lenses, to ship lovely defocusing results. Dramatically increase the probabilities of photographic expression with the right lens.

Individually Obtainable Equipment

Real Leather-based Physique Jacket (CS-45B), Real Leather-based Shoulder Strap (CSS-S109LL II), and Real Leather-based Lens Cowl (LC-60.5GL). These real leather-based equipment are designed to guard the digicam and improve its design.

Pricing and Availability

The Olympus PEN E-PL10 is on the market now in shiro白 (white), kuro 黒 (black), and mocha 茶 (brown) to simply to match with any type. The digicam physique solely can have a steered retail value of $599.99 USD and $779.99 CAD. The digicam physique bundled with the M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ Lens, digicam case, lens material and SD reminiscence card can have a steered retail value of $699.99 USD

[1] Picture dimension is 8160×6120 pixels.

[2] When 5-axis sync IS used. Lens used: M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-100mm F4.Zero IS PRO. At a focal distance of f=100mm (35mm equal: f=200mm), midway launch picture stabilization: Off, body charge: excessive velocity. Conforms to CIPA requirements, when corrected on 2 axes (Yaw and Pitch). Present as of February 18, 2020.

[3] M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-100mm F4.Zero IS PRO, M.Zuiko Digital ED 300mm F4.Zero IS PRO (As of February 18, 2020)

[4] Lens used: M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-40mm F2.Eight PRO. At a focal distance of f=40mm (35mm equal: f=80mm), conforms to CIPA requirements, when corrected on 2 axes (Yaw and Pitch)

7 Beneath Olympus check situations.

8  CIPA testing customary:

[5] Launch presents could apply.

[6] 35mm equal: 24-90mm

[7] As of February 12, 2020. World’s most compact, light-weight medium vary zoom PRO lens with a hard and fast aperture worth.

[8] When mixed with a dustproof and splashproof OM-D sequence physique.

[9] Supported cameras: OM-D E-M1 Mark III. A firmware replace is required for the next digicam fashions: OM-D E-M1X, OM-D E-M1 Mark II, OM-D E-M5 Mark III

[10] As of February 12, 2020. Digital camera physique bought individually

[11] The digicam should be set to AUTO with a purpose to choose e-Portrait on the display screen in Selfie mode.

[12] Solely accessible in Pop Artwork I and Smooth Focus.

[13] As much as 3.5 shutter velocity steps. M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ lens at a focal distance of f=42mm (35mm equal: f=84mm), conforms to CIPA requirements, when corrected on 2 axes (yaw and pitch)

[14] When the smartphone OS model is Android 6.Zero or later, photos will not be transferred robotically when the smartphone show is in sleep mode (when the smartphone display screen is off). Be sure the show is lively. On iOS units, Olympus Picture Share (OI.Share) should be launched first.