Category Archives: Olympus

Olympus financial results for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2020 (revenue down 10%, mirrorless down 12% YoY)

Olympus published their financial results for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2020. Here is the information for the Imaging Division:

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Olympus exits camera business in Korea

Several news outlets report that Olympus is exiting the camera business in Korea:

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IR interview: Olympus has no plans to sell their photo business

Imaging Resources interviewed the Senior Manager of Global Marketing Strategy for Olympus Imaging Division Masanori Sako – here is the recap from 43addict:

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Olympus and Nikon are postponing the announcement of their financial results

Olympus and Nikon are both postponing the announcement of their financial results:

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Fire sale: Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II camera + lens kit for $299

The Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II camera with the M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 II R lens is now on sale for $299 – that’s $300 off from the regular price, limited availability, while supply lasts: Via 43addict

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Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 150-400mm f/4.5 TC1.25x IS PRO lens spotted in the wild

A reader sent me this picture of the upcoming Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 150-400mm f/4.5 TC1.25x IS PRO lens that you should be able to use handheld at 2000mm. Reportedly this is the final production version which means the official announcement should be coming soon. Update: the Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 150-400mm f/4.5 TC1.25x IS PRO […]

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Micro Four Thirds has the biggest market share by lens mount in Japan for 2019 with 19.8%

Olympus and Panasonic jointly announced that the Micro Four Thirds system took the #1 market share by lens mount in Japan with 19.8% (based on the number of digital interchangeable lens cameras sold in Japan by lens mount): Micro Four Thirds further expands the possibilities of enjoyment and utilization of video by developing the lineup […]

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