Category Archives: Olympus

No worries, the next Photokina show will start in exactly 7 months

Is your dream camera not announced yet? The 2019 Photokina show will start in exactly 7 months (Wednesday, 8 May to Saturday, 11 May 2019).

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Olympus further revised downwards their future sales

Olympus published several financial presentations for their Olympus Investor Day 2018 and it seems that they have further revised their future sales downwards (their Q1 revenue from mirrorless cameras was already down 11% YoY). Maybe Olympus did a mistake by not joining the L-Alliance? The company did not have anything to show at the 2018 Photokina show, but they […]

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Olympus is working on long telephoto lenses, major announcement expected in May

During Photokina, Camerajabber interviewed Shigemi Sugimoto from Olympus. Here is the recap from 43addict:

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Olympus at Photokina: nothing to report (rumor: Olympus was invited to join the L-alliance)

The Olympus press conference at Photokina was sad to watch. The company had nothing to announce or show, not even a prototype or an updated roadmap. After Panasonic joined the new L-alliance together with Leica and Sigma, Olympus released a press release emphasizing their commitment to the Micro Four Thirds format (the press release is available at the bottom […]

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Olympus press event at Photokina live stream

Olympus press event at Photokina live stream – the saddest press event so far:

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Olympus Q1 financial results: revenue from mirrorless cameras is down 11% YoY (plus the latest financial results from Nikon and Fuji)

Olympus published their first quarter financial results for the 2019 FY. Here are the details for their Imaging Business: Revenue down 8% YoY following lower mirrorless camera sales as a result of intensified competition and supply delays stemming from production base reorganization. Operating loss posted due to the recording of ¥5.0 billion in expenses for production system […]

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LeicaRumors.com and Micro Four Thirds are 10 years old today

Both LeicaRumors.com and the Micro Four Thirds system are 10 years old today. From Facebook:

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