News tagged ‘olympus’
Tuesday, 8 May 2012
Olympus has announced a brand-new high-end Tough camera named the TG-1. While Olympus has long pioneered a series of rugged Tough cameras for the adventurous photographer, the TG-1 is a little different: It's aiming to be the cream of the Tough cameras crop, with impressive specs marrying the shock-proof and weather-proof case.
Wednesday, 29 Feb 2012
Last year, Michael Woodford, the first non-Japanese to become the CEO of Olympus, confronted Japanese Olympus executives and board members over questionable deals and was then promptly dismissed by the board. He then went to the press, and the ensuring firestorm has seen arrests of Olympus' previous CEO (among others) and a US$10 million lost blamed on the accounting scandal.
Friday, 24 Feb 2012
Olympus Australia has published five new videos of the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Micro Four Thirds camera in action. One of the most interesting features, five axis image stabilization, is clearly demonstrated in the videos, as well as the new shadow/highlight controls inside the electronic viewfinder.
Thursday, 16 Feb 2012
Olympus introduces four new cameras - the SZ-14, VG-150, VG-170 and VR-350.
Friday, 10 Feb 2012
Incorporating the new iHS (Intelligence, High Sensitivity and High Speed) family of technologies in the new Olympus TG-620, users can shoot great images even in lousy conditions.
Thursday, 9 Feb 2012
Utilizing Olympus' MR (Multi Recording) technology, the SZ Traveller is capable of capturing 1080 Full HD movies and 16-megapixel stills concurrently.
Wednesday, 8 Feb 2012
Olympus Imaging Corporation is developing two new interchangeable lens units for Micro Four Thirds system cameras. These lenses will be launched in the summer of 2012. Prices have not been confirmed.
Thursday, 26 Jan 2012
The first Olympus to feature a motorized zoom mechanism with zoom ratio of 4.2x starting from a wide angle of 24mm, it is ideal for taking wide shots even indoors.
Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012
Olympus announces five new digital compact cameras; three high-zoom models, a rugged compact and an entry-level compact.
Thursday, 30 Jun 2011
Olympus announces the forthcoming release of two camera lens - the M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 45mm f1.8, and the M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12mm f2.0.