Category Archives: Olympus

Olympus could be forced to exit the digital camera market

Olympus could be forced to exit the digital camera market by activist shareholders – this report comes from Business Journal Japan. 43addict writes: “Many Olympus shareholders happen to be foreigners and they are starting to make headway, which could eventually lead to Olympus either discounting their camera sales or going in a fundamentally new direction.”

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CP+ Olympus interview: new E-M5 III camera and PRO lenses coming soon

Imaging Resource published their CP+ interview with Olympus executives. Here is some interesting information related to upcoming products:

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2019 CP+ show report: Olympus OM-D “Brass Edition”, new Kamlan mirrorless lenses, Zeiss ZX1 demo and more

  Olympus OM-D “Brass Edition” concept camera The new Kamlan mirrorless lenses (previously reported here) Venus Optics confirmed that the Laowa 15mm f/2 Zero-D and Laowa 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 lenses will soon be available also for Nikon Z and Canon RF mounts Kapkur MF lenses for Canon EF mount

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The previously registered Olympus IM015 will be a new Stylus or Tough camera

The previously registered Olympus IM015 camera could be a new compact model based on the LI-92B battery that is used only for the Stylus and Tough line of cameras:

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Olympus E-M1 Mark II has a better dynamic range than the top of the line E-M1X?

Photons to Photos published their sensor test results for the Olympus E-M1X camera and it seems that the old E-M1 Mark II has a better dynamic range than the new, top of the line model. The E-M1X performance is almost identical to the E-M5 Mark II model that is 5 times cheaper than the E-M1X  (click […]

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Olympus E-M1X camera now in stock

The Olympus E-M1X camera is now shipping and is currently in stock at Amazon and B&H. Additional information on the top of the line Olympus MFT camera can be found here and here. Olympus E-M1X camera review by Camera Labs (recap by 43addict):

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New Olympus camera IM015 registered online

I have been reporting for a while that Olympus is rumored to announce a new smaller MFT camera in 2019. Nokishita just confirmed that Olympus recently registered a new camera in Asia under the code name IM015:

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