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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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Olympus PEN-F camera now discontinued in Japan

The Olympus PEN-F camera is listed as discontinued in Japan (confirmed also by several Japanese retailers). I have been reporting for a while that Olympus is rumored to announce a new, small and light Olympus MFT camera (confirmed also by Olympus). The Olympus PEN-F camera is now $999 in the US (was $1,199 when announced). See […]

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Olympus executive confirmed again they will focus only on Micro Four Thirds, thinks “full-frame is kind of like a buzzword in the market”, new smaller and lighter camera coming later this year

A few quotes from a recent Dpreview interview with Aki Murata, VP of sales and marketing for Olympus America (previously he said “HECK no…” to an Olympus full-frame camera): “First of all we won’t use any other mount other than Four Thirds.” “We have three strengths: Compactness and lightweight, lens quality, and I.S. That combination […]

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Olympus to mark 100th anniversary on October 12, 2019

In addition to the upcoming E-M1X camera, in 2019 Olympus may also announce a new special edition camera or a lens for their 100th anniversary on October 12, 2019. The company released the following statement about their upcoming anniversary (2018 was the 10th years Micro Four Thirds anniversary):

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New Olympus PEN-F camera registered overseas

Olympus registered a new PEN-F camera with an overseas government authority (probably a replacement to the current Olympus PEN-F MFT camera pictured above):

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