The annual Olympus Global Open Photo Contest is now open for entries for the 2016-2017 year. Photos shot on any type of camera will be accepted. There's a swath of prizes for first-, second-, and third-place winners in addition to the grand…
In a first for macro photography, Olympus' latest twin flash system is weather-sealed so photographers can shoot bugs and other little things in the rain. The new flash is expected out at the start of 2017.
Olympus has officially announced its latest midrange mirrorless camera, the PEN E-PL8. Almost identical internally to its predecessor, the updated camera receives a bit of a face-lift. Olympus also released its brand new FL-900R flash.
Coming off a flurry of other announcements, Olympus surprised at Photokina with the unveiling of the E-M1 Mark II, the replacement to the three-year-old E-M1. The new camera offers numerous improvements, including an advanced 4K video mode.
U.K.-based Cooke Optics just announced that it will make its coveted line of miniS4/i cinema lenses available to shooters of Canon and Nikon DSLRs as well as Sony and Micro Four Thirds mirrorless cameras thanks to interchangeable mounts.
After a powerful series of earthquakes struck Japan in April, imaging sensors are finally starting to roll out of Sony's Kumamoto plant. However, with many products still delayed, it may be some time before the camera industry fully…
If mirrorless cameras could focus just as fast as DSLRs, would that end the debate over which is better? A patent filed by Olympus would allow its mirrorless lenses to both lose some weight and gain some serious autofocus speed.
Featuring a field sensor system that collects environmental data, Olympus' new Tough TG-Tracker rugged action cam overlays metric info onto stills and videos. The 8MP camera also records video in 4K with a 204-degree field of view.