Olympus 2011 Camera Articles

Popular Olympus Articles for 2011

Olympus E-PL3 Review: Almost a Great Camera

The Olympus E-PL3 promises DSLR-like images and the ability to use interchangeable lenses in a camera only slightly larger than a point-and-shoot. What's not to love? On paper the E-PL3[...]

Olympus E-PM1 Review

Meaner, leaner, cheaper - the Olympus E-PM1 is the smallest member of the PEN family, and it manages to offer a 12.3 megapixel CMOS sensor and 1080 HD video for[...]

Olympus XZ-1 Review

Olympus announced the XZ-1 at CES earlier this year, stepping into the ring with G12 and P7000 heavyweights in the advanced compact class. Does the XZ-1's f/1.8 iZuiko lens put[...]

VIDEO: Olympus E-PL2 Demo with Pen Pal

Olympus E-P3 Review

If you look at the spec sheet for the E-P3 there isn't much that sets this camera apart from every other Olympus digital PEN that came before it. Thankfully, there[...]

Olympus E-PL2 Review

The Olympus E-PL2 offers just a few upgrades over its EPL-1 predecessor, aside from a nice cosmetic facelift. Did Olympus give E-PL1 owners a reason to ditch their current cameras?[...]

Olympus E-PM1 First Look: US Open 2011

The newly launched Olympus E-PM1 Pen Mini has just shipped stateside and we've got some fresh samples and impressions for you. Take a look as we take the Mini for[...]

Holiday Buyers Guide 2011: Which Big Sensor Camera Should You Buy?

Camera shopping, like everything else it seems, is more complicated these days. Shopping for an interchangeable lens camera this holiday? Take your pick. DSLRs, mirrorless, EVF or LCD only, APS[...]

Olympus Showcases PEN Lineup in Vienna

DCR Contributor Dragan Petric was on the scene last week when Olympus showcased its lineup of new Pen cameras in Vienna. We've already posted our review of the Olympus E-P3,[...]

Olympus Unleashes E-P3, E-PL3 and E-PM1 Pen Mini

Olympus unveils a new trio of Digital Pen Micro Four Thirds cameras, the E-P3, E-PL3 and a new Pen Mini E-PM1. All offer a new blazing fast AF system, 1080[...]

Olympus Launches SZ-10, VR-320 and VG-110 Point-and-Shoots

Olympus unveils three new cameras today, the ultrazoom SZ-10 and the compact VR-320 and VG-110. The SZ-10 offers an 18x zoom lens and Olympus' new 3D capture technology.

Olympus Launches M.Zuiko 12-50mm Micro Four Thirds Power Zoom Lens

The new M.Zuiko 12-50mm f/3.5-6.3 is the first zoom lens introduced for the Micro Four Thirds system with an electronic motor.

Olympus E-PL3 Pricing Announced

Olympus releases pricing for the E-PL3 Micro Four Thirds camera and the VF-3 electronic viewfinder accessory.

Olympus E-PM1 Pen Mini Gets a Price Tag

Olympus announces competitive pricing for the newly-released Pen Mini.

Olympus Admits to Covered Investment Losses

Exposing one of the biggest and longest-running loss-hiding arrangements in Japanese corporate history, Olympus Corporation confessed today that it had been covering up investment losses for decades, falsifying documents to[...]

Olympus Unveils New Point-and-Shoots

Olympus has announced the release of two new cameras, the SZ-30MR, an ultrazoom with advanced movie recording functionality, and the TG-810, a rugged camera with some very interesting features.

Olympus Celebrates 75 Years of Zuiko with New Lens Concept

As CP+ kicks off in Yokohama, Japan, Olympus unveils a new fixed focal length Micro Four Thirds M.Zuiko lens concept, stating that it is under development for launch later in[...]