Olympus 2010 Camera Articles

Popular Olympus Articles for 2010

Olympus Stylus Tough 3000 Review

The waterproof, shockproof and freezeproof Olympus Stylus Tough 3000 can handle almost any adverse condition. But the toughest camera in the world won't attract much of a following if it[...]

Olympus E-P2 Review

The Olympus E-P2 bears a strong (and not accidental) resemblance to the old Pen F half-frame SLRs. We've had a good look at the camera's second-gen retro-chic design and made[...]

Olympus SP-800UZ Review

The Olympus SP-800UZ doesn't lack anything in zoom power. That 30x optic offers a wide range of shooting possibilities from wide to telephoto. Can the rest of the camera's features[...]

Olympus E-5 Review

The Olympus E-5 is the newest top-of-the-line DSLR that uses a Four Thirds sensor developed by Olympus. What makes the E-5 unique is the addition of a higher resolution image[...]

Olympus E-PL1 Review

The Olympus E-PL1 is the latest and most affordable digital "PEN" Micro Four Thirds camera, priced at $599 with kit lens. It looks and feels like a lower-cost option, but[...]

Olympus 75-300mm and 40-150mm Micro Four Thirds telephoto zooms debut

Olympus adds some more zoom power to its Micro Four Thirds lens lineup with the introduction of the M. Zuiko Digital ED 75-300mm f/4.8-6.7 and 40-150mm f/4.0-5.6 telephoto zoom lenses.

Olympus SP-800UZ First Look

It's been a while since we had our very first glimpse of the Olympus SP-800UZ at PMA. Now, we've got a full-production unit in hand and a stack of sample[...]

On Assignment: The Olympus PEN E-PL1 goes to the U.S. Open

The Olympus E-PL1 is a compact and capable interchangeable lens camera. But can it step in for a pro DSLR at the U.S. Open and keep up with Venus Williams'[...]

Olympus PEN firmware update available for download

A firmware update for Olympus PEN digital cameras announced last week is now available for download.

Olympus Stylus Tough 3000 First Look

The Olympus Stylus Tough 3000 packs 720p HD video capability and the lowest MSRP in the Tough family of rugged, waterproof cameras. Check out our First Look at the 3000,[...]

Olympus E-PL1 Hands-On Preview

Promotional materials on Olympus's site last week featured the image of a mystery PEN camera obscured by a hand. Today, they move that hand away and reveal the third Micro[...]

Olympus E-5 gets resolution boost, hands-on preview

Olympus refreshes its top-of-the-line DSLR today introducing the E-5. Higher sensor resolution and HD video bring it up to speed with current competition. We've had some hands-on time with a[...]

Olympus E-P2 First Look

We already published our first impressions of the Olympus E-P2 with a pre-production unit. Now that we have our hands on a production-ready camera, we wanted to share some more[...]

Olympus Stylus 7040, Stylus 7030 and Stylus 5010 launch with 7 and 5x zoom

Olympus updates today its point and shoot lineup with the Stylus 7040, 7030 and 5010. Their focus is offering a wide angle lens with up to 7x optical zoom range[...]

On Assignment: Olympus E-P2 takes to the streets of Louisville, KY

Photographers who are already invested in a DSLR system may be looking at a camera like the Olympus E-P2 as a lighter secondary tool for situations that call for more[...]

Olympus PEN firmware update improves AF speed, tracking accuracy

Olympus announces a new firmware update for its digital PEN Micro Four Thirds cameras, claiming that this version will speed up auto focus and improve AF tracking accuracy. We tested[...]

Olympus at Photokina: Big Ideas for Small Cameras

At Photokina 2010 Olympus announced a new concept camera. The point-and-shoot's defining feature will be a high-quality Zuiko lens, going where no other Zuiko has gone since the 80's. Take[...]

Olympus debuts SP-800UZ and SP-600UZ ultrazooms

The SP series of ultrazooms from Olympus gets two new additions today - the SP-800UZ and SP-600UZ. The SP-800UZ will feature a whopping 30x optical zoom lens, and the SP-600UZ[...]

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