Mark Peters : July 4th 2011 - 13:15 CET
|Olympus PEN cameras
Three New Olympus PEN cameras announced : Olympus USA introduced three brand new PEN cameras designed to help digital photographers capture their unique visions and share their stories in brilliant pictures and high-definition video. The new Olympus PEN cameras combines the portability of a point-and-shoot camera with features found on bulkier cameras or camcorders to deliver amazing photo quality. The new Olympus Pen cameras features the new 12.3-megapixel Live Sensor, TruePic VI Image Processor and a new auto-focus system. The Olympus PEN cameras features full HD video recording with Dolby Digital sound. The new designed user interface and a variety of Olympus Art Filters and built-in creative features.|
Olympus PEN cameras
All three Olympus PEN cameras have a crystal clear 3-inch display. Each Olympus PEN camera comes equipped with an Auto-Focus illuminator and ISO up to 12800. To improve speed and color, the announced Olympus PEN cameras feature the new TruePic VI Image Processing Engine. Photos and HD videos will be clear, crisp and colourful thanks to three modes of in-body image stabilization and the Dust Reduction System. All of the Olympus PEN cameras are compatible with SDHC, SDXC and UHS-1 flash memory cards. The Olympus PEN cameras bring a new level of freedom to the photography experience and enable instant experimentation and gratification.
Olympus PEN E-P3
The new flagship Olympus PEN camera with a classic metal design and the world’s fastest auto-focus. The Olympus PEN E-P3 body is portable enough to travel around the world without sacrificing Digital SLR image quality and control that experienced digital photographers expect. The Olympus PEN E-P3 features a bright, 614.000 pixel high-resolution OLED touchscreen display to easily navigate and control the Olympus PEN camera at the touch of a finger.
Olympus PEN E-PL3
This powerful new Olympus Pen camera is perfect for digital photographers who want their memories to reflect professional photo quality. The Olympus PEN E-PL3 camera is packed with creative technologies that are easy to use. The Olympus PEN E-PL3 is small in size and carries the versatility of interchangeable lenses. A smart, tilting 3-inch LCD display empowers photographers to go head-and-shoulders above the crowd to capture graduations, easily stoop to eye-level as babies take their first steps or even lower to the ground to get an adorable shot of the family pet.
Olympus PEN E-PM1
This is the smallest and lightest Olympus PEN camera and features a new and simplified user interface as well as a streamlined button structure for superior ease of use. The Olympus PEN E-PM1 mini is available in six colors; white, silver, purple, pink, brown, and black. Its small size and portability make it the ideal digital camera to capture spontaneous moments.
Olympus PEN camera filters
The Olympus PEN camera line-up offers several ways to capture artistic ideas. Apply up to 10 Art Filters (Depending upon the camera model: Diorama, Pop Art, Soft Focus, Pale & Light Color, Light Tone, Grainy Film, Pin Hole, Cross Process, Gentle Sepia and Dramatic Tone) in the Olympus PEN camera while shooting. Vary your pictures by mixing and matching Art Filters to achieve your creative vision or by applying effects.
Olympus PEN 3D photo features
The Olympus PEN cameras add a new dimension to digital photos by shooting dynamic 3D pictures in any situation from macro to landscape mode. Simply choose the Olympus 3D photo mode, release the shutter and slowly pan until the Olympus PEN camera automatically takes a second image from a slightly different perspective. The 3D data is processed inside the camera, resulting in an .MPO file, the universal industry 3D format for easy display on 3D-TVs or notebooks.
Olympus PEN camera prices
• Olympus PEN E-P3 plus M.ZUIKO 14-42mm f3.5/5.6 Zoom Lens - $899.99 USD
• Olympus PEN E-P3 plus M.ZUIKO 17mm f2.8 Prime Lens - $899.99 USD
• Olympus PEN E-PM1 plus M.ZUIKO 14-42mm f3.5/5.6 Zoom Lens - Price to be announced
• Olympus PEN E-PL3 plus M.ZUIKO 14-42mm f3.5/5.6 Zoom Lens - Price to be announced
• Olympus PEN E-PL3 plus M.ZUIKO 17mm f2.8 Prime Lens - Price to be announced