Category Archives: Olympus

Olympus MC-20 teleconverter, OM-D E-M1 Mark II and E-M1X firmware updates released

Olympus officially announced their new MC-20 2X teleconverter (announced in January) for the 40-150mm f/2.8 and 300mm f/4 Pro lenses: Press release Pre-order: Adorama | B&H Also: Olympus announced OM-D E-M1 Mark II and E-M1X with firmware updates.

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Announced: Olympus Tough TG-6 waterproof, dustproof, freezeproof and shockproof camera

The previously rumored Olympus Tough TG-6 waterproof, dustproof, freezeproof and shockproof camera is now officially announced (pre-order at (Adorama, B&H and Amazon): Waterproof-rated to IPX8 for use underwater to depths of 50′ / 15m Freezeproof to temperatures as low as 14°F / -10°C Shockproof to falls from 7′ / 2.1m high Crushproof to withstand up to […]

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First leaked pictures and detailed specifications of the upcoming Olympus TG-6 waterproof, dustproof, freezeproof, shockproof camera

I received the first pictures and detailed specifications of the upcoming Olympus TG-6 waterproof, dustproof, freezeproof and shockproof camera that will replace the current TG-5 model (previoulsy rumored here). Here is a much better version of what I reported in my previous post:

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Olympus TG-6 waterproof, dustproof, freezeproof, shockproof camera to be announced next (specifications included)

I just received the first leaked specifications of a new Olympus TG-6 waterproof, dustproof, freezeproof and shockproof compact camera that will replace the current TG-5 model (previoulsy rumored here):

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Olympus yearly financial results are out: Imaging Business lost $157 million, revenue down 19%

Olympus published its latest financial results for the fiscal year ended on March 31st, 2019. Here are the details for the Imaging Business: revenue: – 19% mirrorless: -23% compacts: -18% other (?): +14% operating loss: ¥17.1 billion (around $157 million) The forecast for fiscal 2020 doesn’t look much better – the Imagin Business is expected […]

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Olympus interview: new E-M5 III camera and more lenses coming

In a recent interview with Dpreview, Olympus executives confirmed again that an E-M5 II camera replacement is coming soon (E-M5 III?) as well as new MFT lenses that will be introduced before the M.Zuiko Digital ED 150-400mm f/4.5 IS PRO launch in 2020:

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An updated list of registered Canon, Nikon, Olympus, Fuji and Leica cameras (new Fuji Instax Mini HM1 LiPlay camera)

Here is an updated list of registered/not yet announced Canon, Nikon, Olympus, Fuji and Leica cameras:

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