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DPReview TV: Panasonic G9 vs. Olympus E-M1 Mark III – who's the king of Micro Four Thirds?

Title fight! In one corner we have the new Olympus E-M1 Mark III. In the other is the Panasonic G9 – two years old, but sporting an impressive mid-life firmware update. Find out who wins the battle for Micro Four Thirds supremacy!

Olympus OM-D E-M1 III added to studio test scene comparison

There's more work to be done on our full review of the E-M1 III, but in the meantime you can now compare its studio test scene results with those of its peers.

Olympus will shutter its camera business in South Korea on June 30

The company cites poor sales volume and a struggle to increase profitability as the reasons for the decision.

Film Fridays: Olympus mju-II – a great camera but too expensive (for what it is)

The Olympus mju-II / Stylus Epic is a highly-coveted film camera thanks to its sharp 35mm F2.8 lens, great metering/AF and pocketable/weather-sealed body. But these days the cost of one is just too darn high!

Nikon, Olympus postpone upcoming financial results, citing COVID-19 challenges

Both companies say accounting procedures are proving difficult amidst global stay-at-home orders, making it challenging to audit their financial results in the usual timeframe. Results for both companies are pushed back by a few weeks.

Film Fridays: Olympus AF-10 Super - pushing the functional limits of a cheap point and shoot

The Olympus AF-10 Super is by all stretches of the imagination, a very basic film point and shoot with limited features. But sometimes limitations can inspire creative workarounds – and creative workarounds can lead to really interesting photos.

Olympus 12-40mm F2.8 Pro sample gallery

The Olympus 12-40mm F2.8 has joined us on a lot of journeys over the years, mounted to many different OM-D camera bodies. Take a look at our collection of images taken with the lens – some new and some from the archives.

Olympus TG-6 review: the best waterproof camera on the market

With a fast lens, GPS and useful tracking features, and Raw support, Olympus's flagship rugged compact continues to be the best waterproof camera on the market.

Video: a BTS look at what goes into making a camera weather-resistant

Have you ever wondered what goes into making a camera system water-resistant? Dave Etchells of Imaging Resource has the answers for you, as well as a BTS look at a bespoke testing rig.

Video: Olympus shows off incredible photos from its 150-400mm F4.5 lens, hints at further lens developments

The incredible images were captured with the Olympus 150-400mm F4.5 lens using the built-in 1.25x extender and an external 2x extender, giving it a 2000mm (35mm equivalent) focal length.

DPReview TV: Olympus 12-45mm F4 Pro review

The new Olympus 12-45mm F4 Pro lens promises to be a high quality, compact zoom for Micro Four Thirds cameras. Does it live up to the hype?

Olympus 12-45mm F4 Pro sample gallery (DPReview TV)

The DPReview TV team recently traveled to Costa Rica where they had an opportunity to shoot with the new Olympus 12-45mm F4 Pro lens. Check out their sample images in this gallery and see how it performed.

Hands-on with the Olympus OM-D E-M1 III

The OM-D E-M1 Mark III offers a number of new features, many of which come from the E-M1X. Find out what's new, and whether you should upgrade.

DPReview TV: Olympus E-M1 Mark III hands-on preview

Chris and Jordan traveled to Costa Rica to test the new Olympus E-M1 Mark III. Will Chris survive the crocodiles? Will Jordan's audition tape for the next reboot of Baywatch make your head spin? Watch to get answers to these and other important questions.

Hands-on with Olympus' tiny 12-45mm F4 Pro lens

The latest Olympus Pro lens the most diminutive yet while still retaining the lineup's high level of both build and image quality. It also looks to be a great compact companion to the company's recently released OM-D E-M5 Mark III camera.

Beaches and boats: Olympus 12-45mm F4 Pro sample gallery

For our initial sample gallery from Olympus' new 12-45mm F4 Pro, we bring you images of beaches and boats in both Costa Rica and the Pacific Northwest. Oh, there are monkeys in this gallery too.

Olympus brings its entry-level PEN E-PL10 to North America

Four months after launching it in the Asia-Pacific market, Olympus is bringing its PEN E-PL10 camera system across the pond to North America.

Olympus introduces lightweight 12-45mm F4 Pro lens

Olympus has introduced the weather-sealed M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-45mm F4 Pro, a premium standard zoom that weighs just 254 grams (9 ounces).

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III brings improved stabilization plus Live ND and hand-held high res

Olympus has just announced the OM-D E-M1 Mark III, the latest in its line of compact pro-oriented Micro Four Thirds cameras. This new model inherits many features from the company's existing E-M1X, but in a smaller package and at a significant discount.

Compact and feature-packed: Our Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark III review

The Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark III is the company's latest Micro Four Thirds camera; it looks great, feels great, and takes beautiful photos. There's a lot to like, but there are a few things we'd change. Find out more in our full review.

Interview: Aki Murata of Olympus - 'Full-frame isn't for everybody'

Among the topics of discussion with Mr. Murata were the new OM-D E-M5 III and his company's strategy to attract professional photographers.

Olympus updates its lens roadmap with three new lenses due out in 2020

The three new lenses include a standard zoom and a pair of super-telephoto zoom lenses due out sometime in 2020.

Olympus issues statement disputing rumors its imaging division will shut down within a year

Olympus has issued a statement to Chinese financial publication Sina Finance News claiming it will continue 'to work on the improvement of profitability and efficiency in these two business areas,' a direct response to a rumor that stated its imaging division would be shut down within a year.

Olympus E-M5 III sample gallery (DPReview TV)

This gallery contains additional sample images from the new Olympus E-M5 III, captured while shooting our hands-on preview of the camera for DPReview TV.

DPReview TV: Olympus OM-D E-M5 III hands-on preview

Olympus just announced the E-M5 III, the newest in its E-M5 line of enthusiast Micro Four Thirds cameras. In this hands-on preview, Chris and Jordan ask, "Who's it for?"

Shooting experience: Olympus OM-D E-M5 III in the desert

We spent 48 hours exploring the deserts of southern Utah with the E-M5 III, Olympus smallest, lightest 20MP camera. Click through to read about our experience shooting with the camera and to see what kind of photos it's capable of taking.

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark III sample gallery

We recently joined Olympus in Moab, Utah for some preliminary shooting with the OM-D E-M5 III. See how the photos look in our extensive sample gallery.

The new Olympus E-M5 Mark III is a mini E-M1 II

Olympus has announced the OM-D E-M5 Mark III - a more compact camera than its predecessor, which incorporates a lot of technology found previously in the higher-end E-M1 Mark II.

Olympus announces PEN E-PL10 with a flip-down screen

The PEN E-PL10 remains largely unchanged from its predecessor aside from the redesigned display and a few software additions.

Rumor: The Olympus E-M5 III to be launched October 17th, use same 20MP sensor as E-M1 II

The latest rumor says the E-M5 III will use the same 20MP sensor as the E-M1 II and instead rely on a more powerful processor to improve image quality.

Confirmed: Leica, Nikon and Olympus won't be attending Photokina 2020

In a press release on its website, Photokina has confirmed that Leica, Nikon and Olympus have canceled their reservations for Photokina 2020.

Sony sells entire 5% stake in Olympus but continues its business alliance

Sony makes a massive profit on recovered share value as it sells off the rest of its post-scandal acquisition.

Firmware upgrade brings features from Olympus's E-M1X to the E-M1 Mark II

Olympus has released a major firmware update for its nearly three-year-old OM-D E-M1 Mark II. Many of the additions come straight from the company's flagship E-M1X, so now you can have a camera that shares many of the same features but in a much smaller package.

Olympus announces 2X teleconverter for 40-150mm F2.8 and 300mm F4 Pro lenses

Olympus has announced a 2X teleconverter designed to be used with its 40-150 F2.8 and 300mm F4 Pro lenses, as well as the 150-400mm F4.5 TC1.25x IS Pro lens currently under development. This weather-sealed teleconverter will be available is available now for $429.

Is the Olympus OM-D E-M1X right for you?

Whether you enjoy photographing sports, wildlife, landscapes or people, we've taken a look at how well-suited the E-M1X is for you.

Waterproof camera buying guide updated, Olympus TG-6 wins recommendation

We've updated our waterproof camera buying guide with the latest round of rugged compacts, and we've crowned a new winner as the best pick in the category: the Olympus TG-6. That is, unless you happen to find a good deal on the TG-5.

Olympus's TG-6 waterproof camera is a modest update to its predecessor

The Olympus TG-5 is one of our favorite waterproof cameras, and the company today introduced the TG-6, a relatively low-key update. New features include the addition of an anti-reflective coating on the sensor, a higher-res LCD, and more underwater and macro modes.

Olympus Tough TG-6 sample gallery

We've long held Olympus' Tough cameras in high regard and the TG-6 is no exception. It offers top notch image quality for its class and lots of useful features. It's also a blast to shoot with.

Olympus celebrates its 100th birthday with a short documentary on its imaging division

To celebrate being in business for a century, Olympus has shared three videos detailing the history of the company, including a special video on the creation and evolution of its imaging division.

Olympus E-M1X vs Nikon D5: shooting tennis

The Olympus E-M1X offers a faster burst speed than the D5, but Nikon's legendary autofocus system and optical finder outshine this Micro Four Thirds beast.

CP+ 2019 Olympus Interview: Micro Four Thirds can be appreciated in almost all photographic fields

We spoke to Shigemi Sugimoto, the head of Olympus's imaging division at the CP+ show in Yokohama. He talked to us about the appeal of Micro Four Thirds and gave some hints about the types of technology the company is looking at.

Canon EOS RP, Nikon Z6 and Olympus E-M1X added to buying guides

We've updated our buying guides with three more cameras: the Canon EOS RP, Nikon Z6 and Olympus E-M1X.

CP+ 2019: Olympus shows super-tele zoom and 2.0 TC under glass

Olympus promised a 150-400mm F4.5 with built-in teleconverter back in January. It's an idea that starts to make sense when you see the prototype.

Olympus E-M1X versus the E-M1 II, Panasonic G9, Fujifilm X-T3 and Nikon D500

With 'Deep Learning' autofocus, crazy-fast burst speeds and refined ergonomics, the E-M1X is the most focused action and sports shooting camera that Olympus has ever made. Here's how it squares up against some key Micro Four Thirds and APS-C competitors.

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-200mm F3.5-6.3 boasts 16.6x magnification

The Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-200mm F3.5-6.3 is a weather-sealed 24-400mm equiv. zoom for Micro Four Thirds and will go on sale in March for $900.

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