Olympus PEN E-P5

Announced May 10, 2013 •
16 megapixels | 3 screen | Four Thirds sensor
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super quick question. I have an EP5 I just bought, and I want a leather case for it. I have the option of buying an EP5 case all the way from aliexpress (china) which will take almost 2 months to get here, or  I can spend an extra $8 to have an EPL case within the week. Will the EPL5 case fit my EP5? or am I better off waiting? (i live in the philippines)
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Hi all, after much research and consultation, I'd decided to buy a used Pen EP5 (for about 300$) for my first (own) camera (details below for those who need it). But it's my first camera, and the Philippines does not have licensed oly repair centers here. I originally wanted something I would kind of.. "use and abuse" (only in the sense that i would bring it around with me and use it as often as possible so I can learn quickly). I'm a little worried that the front and back clicking dials...
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Is there anyway to set the shutter button on a E-P5 to initiate movie capture? I've scoured the manual, menus, and internet forums but can't seem to find a way. I'm trying to use a pistol grip with remote trigger to shoot movies. Thanks.
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I'm looking for an every day carry kind of camera. I've used an A6000 and it's a great camera, but it doesn't really get me to go out shooting more because it feels more "computer-y" (if that makes sense) and not very "camera-y". And it's my work camera so technically it's not mine. MFT camera's all have a super great look to them.  I've recently been turned on to MFT by some photographers I follow. I also assume that since I can take really incredible photos with my iPhone and MFT is a much...
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Hi all, I'm a starting enthusiast hoping to invest in a camera but on a budget. I'm interested in taking "memories" mostly. Candid photos of friends in house parties, or street photography of places I will travel to. Hopefully a little more than "better than my camera phone" photos but I don't think I will be investing in professional gear. The budget part is the issue. I currently have a borrowed Lumix GF-2 with the 14-42 and 14mm kit. After shooting with it, I found it to be quite...
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By: Paul Amyes (2 months ago)
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I'm in a bit of a quandary. I have a m4/3 kit based around an EM1 mki, EM10, and EP5 with the Olympus f2.8 zooms and 4 nice primes. At this stage I'm looking to get more into video -  i already shoot quite a bit - and so I want a more video capable camera with 4K. The EM1 mkii would be nice but doesn't have all the video functions I need so consequently I'm looking at the GH5. My question is the Panasonic DFD focus is based only upon Panasonic lens profiles so if I get a GH5 will using my...
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By: PoohBill (3 months ago)
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We went for an evening drive last weekend on rumors of Snow Geese and Bald Eagle fledglings, only to discover one of my two E-P5s has lost its focus, no matter which lens is mounted or which focus mode I select. Even MF gets no response from focus ring turns. 1. Current firmware: 1.7 2. Full Reset 3. Removed battery for a time Has anyone something else I should give a try? Thank you. --Bill UPDATE: The body appears to be unable to detect a lens is mounted. Firmware display only shows Camera...
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Hello. I own an omd-10 olympus camera. After taking some long exposures photos i notice some round dusts fog dusts and a hair dust. using a lens soft cloth i remove the hair and some dust from sensor. After i took a sample photo using a method (that i read in internet) so i can examine better my sensor. And still there is some round fogs dusts around the sensor. I already order a wet wipes for cleaning the sensor but as i searching in internet i read that is risky to clean the omd sensor...
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By: Mouldering (3 months ago)
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Hello.I have E-P5 with lenses:Oly 25/1.8Sigma 60/2.8Also i waiting for Panasonic 14-140/3.5-5.6 from Japan. So i think about new Olympus body for summer traveling. Is it a good idea to change P5 to M10 II or M5 II ? From japanese auction it can be easilly purchsed for $520 and $650 with delivery.Why i want new one? I don't like portable VF4 viewer on E-P5 - it is a bit big and have bad form.Also i want better video capture and better grip handling.What i should buy or it is time to wait...
By: Hanh N (4 months ago)
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I am debating between the GX-850 and E-PL8 as a second m43 camera. My main one is an E-P5 with a bunch of non-OIS lenses Oly (75/1.2, 45/1.8, 7-14/2.8) and Pana (25/1.4, 20/1.7, 14/2.5).I'm leaning towards the GX with its 12-32 OIS lens for portability and a more useful LCD (flip-up vs. flip-down) but also plan to use my non-OIS lenses on it  as needed.I mainly shoot stills (travel, architecture, occasional street). Would the E-PL8 (with EIS) provide me with better image quality with since...
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