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The PEN Is Mightier Than The Point And Shoot: Olympus Announces New M4/3 Line

Olympus just announced the new PEN E-P3, PEN E-PL3, and PEN E-PM1. Why so many, you ask? Well, this is a full range of M4/3s cameras in various sizes – the granddaddy P, the “light”

Do Not Swallow: Olympus Releases Tiny E-PL Promotional Cameras

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/Olympus-PEN-tiny-mini.jpeg">No, you cannot take pictures with these tiny <a HREF="http://crunchgear.com/search/E-PL1">E-PL1</a> and <a HR

Retractable Cap For Olympus XZ-1 Looks Evil, Practical

Olympus’s XZ-1 competes with models like the Canon S95 and Panasonic LX-5 in the “primo point and shoot” market, and looks good doing it. But having a manual lens cap can sometimes b

Olympus LS-20M: A Pocket Cam With A Focus On Audio

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/LS20M_FRONT_L-444x999.jpg" />We recently reviewed the <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2011/01/24/review-zoom-q3hd-camcorder/">Zoom Q3H

Review: Olympus E-PL2 Micro 4/3s Camera

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/scaled.IMG_0242.jpg" /> <h2>Short Version</h2> To be sure, Olympus' micro 4/3s cameras, the E-PL1 and the E-PL2, are changing the way we

Olympus Outs DM-620 PCM Recorder

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/DS-620-three-mics-620x372.jpg" />Believe it or not, handheld mics are a blogger's best friend -- I use the <a href="http://www.crunchgear

Olympus Releases Some Point And Shoots

Olympus, who normally makes our favoritest portable camera in the world, the E-PL1, just announced three standard point and shoots into the world. The SZ-30MR and SZ-20 are your bog-standard shooters

New Olympus Compacts Incoming On March 2nd?

A trusted tipster has informed 4/3 Rumors that Olympus is planning on dropping a few new cameras come March 2nd. There’s no more information than that, but what’s this? Forum Olympus Franc

Carl Zeiss To Start Making Micro 4/3 Lenses

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/www.engadget.jpeg" /> Our brothers at <a href="http://www.engadget.com/2011/02/07/carl-zeiss-joins-the-micro-four-thirds-revolution/">Hu

Olympus E-PL2 Turns Into Doctor Octopus With Lights

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/olympuse-pl2-leaklg2.jpg" />The <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/12/28/olympus-e-pl2-appears-in-the-rumorsphere/">Olympus E-PL2</a

Olympus XZ-1 Joins The High-Powered Compact Camera Battle

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/olympus-xz-1-camera.jpg" />It's a good time to be looking for "the little camera that could." If you're willing to spend $300-$500, there

Olympus E-PL2 Appears In The Rumorsphere

This is kind of exciting but also not: the Olympus E-PL2 appeared in the camera rumornet but it’s not a major upgrade – at least so far – from the E-PL1. Improved features include a

Olympus Goes All In With M4/3, Says Sayonara To Entry-Level DSLRs

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/E_620_Frt_Rt_+_Lens.jpg" />Olympus, purveyor of fine photography goods, has put it on the record that they are out of the crowded entry-l

CEATEC 2010: "Augmented Reality Walker" From Olympus (Video)

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/ar_walker-620x348.jpg" /> One of the "sub trends" of this year's <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/Ceatec/">CEATEC</a> exhibition (

Olympus Releases Weather-Proof E-5 DSLR

Olympus has updated its DSLR line with a successor to the E-3. It’s got a micro four-thirds sensor but it’s still an SLR, so M4/3 fans had better look elsewhere. This is a full-size camera

New Olympus voice recorders: same old, same old

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/olypii-620x468.jpg" />No, you're not seeing triple — those really are three totally different models of voice recorder from Olympus

The Olympus PEN E-P2 now comes in silver

If you’ve been living your life in an endless nightmare of pain, confusion, and horror, your prayers have been answered: the Olympus PEN E-P2 now comes in silver.

Review: Olympus Stylus 8010 rugged digital camera

Short version: This thing could take a bullet and keep on shooting, but its chunky form and average image quality don’t impress. However, if strength and resilience are your main criteria for pi

Olympus to address E-P1 manually focusing issues with upcoming firmware

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/olympus_ep12-small.jpg">The <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/e-p1/">Olympus E-P1</a> is a funny device. Everyone was stoked when Ol

Amazon is ready to take your Olympus E-PL1 pre-orders

The Olympus E-PL1 budget micro four thirds camera launched last week but Amazon already has it available for pre-order. On one hand this pre-order will ensure you’re one of the first kids at sch
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