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-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 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-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 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 PEN firmware update available for download

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

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 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 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 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 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[...]

VIDEO: Olympus E-620 Video Preview

Olympus FE-4020, FE-47 compacts announced

Olympus has introduced two new cameras in its FE series, the FE-4020 and FE-47.

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 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[...]

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[...]

Total Immersion offers augmented reality version of Olympus E-PL1

Total Immersion, a company that creates augmented reality (AR) software, has announced that it has teamed with Olympus to create an AR version of the Olympus Pen E-PL1.

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 launches Stylus Tough-8010, Stylus Tough-6020

Olympus adds two more rugged cameras today to their Tough series. The Stylus Tough-8010 and Stylus Tough-6020 are shockproof, waterproof, crushproof, and freezeproof, making them ready for waves and ski[...]