Olympus 2012 Camera Articles

Popular Olympus Articles for 2012

Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5 Review

The E-PL5 glides onto the scene with a bag of tricks borrowed from its big brother - a great sensor, fast AF and HD video.

Olympus Stylus XZ-2 Review

Olympus' newest addition to the XZ line of point and shoots offers a f/1.8 fast lens and adjustable 3-inch screen. At $600, will this camera be on your list? [...]

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Review: A Classic Revived

The Olympus O-MD E-M5 is a stylish camera indeed. Decked out with retro dials and levers, it houses some decidedly modern features like a 1.44 million-dot EVF and a new[...]

Corel AfterShot Pro Review: A Worthy Competitor to Adobe Lightroom?

Is Corel's new AfterShot Pro software really in the same digital photo editing league as Adobe Lightroom and Apple's Aperture?

Olympus M.Zuiko Digial ED 12-50mm Power Zoom: First Look Review and Sample Gallery

Remember CES? Now try and think back before that - we know, it's hard. It was just last month that Olympus announced the M.Zuiko 12-50mm power zoom. We scored some[...]

How To: Get the Most From Your Art Filters

Are you armed with an Olympus PEN digital camera? If so, take a look at our quick tips for using your in-camera filters. Hipster achievement unlocked!

Olympus 17mm f/1.8 M.Zuiko Lens Announced for December Release

Olympus adds to it's already impressive line-up of lenses for their Micro Four Thirds System of cameras with a 17mm f/1.8 beauty.

Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5 and PEN Mini E-PM2 Close Up

Here at Photokina, we spent some time getting to know the new Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5 and PEN Mini E-PM2, two of the hottest new Micro-Four Thirds cameras.

Olympus E-M5 First Look Review: OM My!

Today the OM series is revived in Micro Four Thirds glory - the Olympus OM-D E-M5. We've got hands-on photos, impressions and video with the new system camera. Click on[...]

Olympus Revives OM with E-M5

Olympus reveals a new generation of OM digital Micro Four Thirds cameras with the OM-D E-M5. It offers a built-in EVF, splashproof and dustproof design, new 16 megapixel Live MOS[...]

Photokina Wrap-up: Camera Hits & Misses

As the pre-eminent photo fair in Cologne winds down, we take a look at some of the hits and misses of this years' show.

Olympus Updates OM-D E-M5 Firmware

Olympus has released a new firmware update for the Olympus OM-D E-M5. What improvements will this Firmware Version 1.5 add to the OM-D?

Olympus TG-1 iHS First Look Review

Unlike most electronic devices, there's no need to coddle the Olympus TG1.

Olympus Launches SZ-31MR Compact Ultrazoom, Tough TG-820 iHS Cameras

Two new compact cameras debut from Olympus today with a new Intelligent High Sensitivity system on board enabling features like 10 fps shooting and simultaneous still/HD video capture.

New Olympus SP-620UZ and SZ-12 Ultrazooms, TG-320 Tough Cam

Olympus kicks off a Vegas celebration with five new point-and-shoot cameras, starting at the top with the SP-620 UZ ultrazoom sporting a 21x optical zoom lens. The compact travel zoom[...]

Olympus Showcases New Cameras and Lenses

Fresh from Photokina, Olympus has just announced the E-PL5 and E-PM2 cameras as well as several new lenses for the Micro Four Thirds mount.

Firmware Update for Olympus M.Zuiko 12-50mm Zoom Available

Firmware version 1.1 for the Olympus M.Zuiko 12-50mm power zoom lens is now available for download.

Sony Investing in Olympus for Digicam Tech

Sony has announced it plans to invest $645 million in Olympus for both the Olympus medical imaging business and its digital camera business.