Full Translation of Oly Interview

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Full Translation of Oly Interview
Sep 29, 2006

Translator’s note: the following two messages are a quick translation of the Japanese interview with Watanabe Akira found on DCWatch at

FWIW, it sounds clear that they’ve done a top-to-bottom reassessment of the 4/3 system, and have been waiting with the E-1 successor since they had to completely reenvision it within the context of the new strategy. As Watanabe says, this new strategy involves a firm keystone on the E-400 and its successors, in order to make strongest impression of the compact potential of the 4/3 format. Also important is his comments about Image Stabilization and further compact lens development for the E-400 line.

'And only the stump, or fishy part of him remained'

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