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Pre-orders of the Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 150-400mm f/4.5 TC1.25x IS PRO lens are temporarily paused because of high demand

OM Systems announced that pre-orders of the Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 150-400mm f/4.5 TC1.25x IS PRO lens are temporarily paused because of high demand (check Adorama and B&H Photo for the latest pre-order status). This is the third warning about the lens being in high demand (see this and this post). Here is the full text of the […]

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4-29% price increase for OM System/Olympus products in Japan

OM System/Olympus announced a 4-29% price increase in Japan (starting on July 1, 2022). The price increase includes the OM-1, E-M10 Mark IV cameras, and several lenses:

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New OM SYSTEM OM-5 camera rumored to be announced later this month

A new OM Digital OM-5 camera is rumored to be announced later this month. This information is coming from several sources on the Chinese social media platform Weibo and as we know from previous reports, there is a lot of unreliable info being shared there, so take that OM-5 rumor with a grain of salt. […]

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The OM System Olympus OM-1 flagship camera will start shipping on March 18th

The new OM-System Olympus OM-1 flagship camera will start shipping on March 18th (press release). Update: the new OM System Olympus OM-1 flagship camera is now in stock at Amazon. Pre-orders: Adorama | B&H | Amazon | WEX | Calumet First look | Explora The Olympus OM-1 camera processing power offers room to grow in terms of future firmware updates

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Olympus is considering selling their Scientific Solutions business

Form Nikkei’s article “Olympus considers selling its original science business”: “Olympus announced on the 5th that it will consider selling its scientific business such as microscopes and industrial measuring instruments. Although it is a founding business, it concentrates management resources on its main medical equipment such as endoscopes and treatment equipment. In January, it sold […]

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Announced: OM SYSTEM M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 20mm F/1.4 PRO lens

The previously rumored OM SYSTEM M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 20mm F/1.4 PRO lens is now officially announced: Pre-orders: Adorama | B&H Photo Lens key features Additional information Related videos:

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The new OM SYSTEM M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 20mm F/1.4 PRO lens will be announced tonight

Olympus 20mm F1.4 PRO Lens on OM-D E-M5 III

The new OM SYSTEM M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 20mm F/1.4 PRO lens will be officially announced tonight around midnight (EST) or Thursday morning around 7 am European time. Additional information on the lens can be found here.

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OM SYSTEM M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 20mm F/1.4 PRO lens review/promo video leaked online

A review/promo video of the upcoming OM SYSTEM M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 20mm F/1.4 PRO lens was posted prematurely online on YouTube. The video is now removed but you can still download it here. Update: the official announcement is tonight. Additional information on the upcoming OM SYSTEM M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 20mm F/1.4 PRO lens can be […]

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