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Best compact system cameras 2015: The best mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras available to buy today

Best compact system cameras 2015: The best mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras available to buy today

By 1 June 2015

You're looking to buy a compact system camera (CSC) but don't know what to go for? Perhaps the term alone confounds: we've seen plenty of naming conventions being thrown around of late, from simple "mirrorless" through to terms such as "digital single... >>

Olympus redesigned its E-M5 Mark II: See the limited-edition titanium model in pictures

Olympus redesigned its E-M5 Mark II: See the limited-edition titanium model in pictures

By 12 May 2015

Olympus is about to launch a new, limited-edition version of the E-M5 Mark II. The retro, high-end camera will be available in a titanium-tinted body that's reminiscent of the original Olympus OM series. It also comes with a OM-D-branded leather strap... >>

Olympus Tough TG-4 is a compact for the more adventurous snapper who wants to shoot in RAW

Olympus Tough TG-4 is a compact for the more adventurous snapper who wants to shoot in RAW

By 13 April 2015

Olympus has introduced a rugged flagship compact camera in its Stylus series and as well as being shockproof to a height of 2.1-metres, it can also be used underwater up to a depth of 15-metres without a housing. The Tough TG-4 is also crush proof to... >>

Olympus OM-D E-M5 II review: OM-D has landed
4.5 out of 5

Olympus OM-D E-M5 II review: OM-D has landed

By 2 April 2015

Thank the stars that Olympus has settled on a name and number, with the second-generation OM-D E-M5 deploying the "Mark II" badge of honour. That's earned confidence: rather than reaching into the numbers pool and being named an E-M27 or something, the... >>

Olympus Stylus SH-2 compact camera boasts 5-axis stabilisation, cheaper price point than predecessor

Olympus Stylus SH-2 compact camera boasts 5-axis stabilisation, cheaper price point than predecessor

By 11 March 2015

Movie remakes, they're all the rage at the moment. Take a perfectly good flick and recreate it, often scene for scene. Which is a bit like the Olympus Stylus SH-2 compact camera: it's a carbon copy of its SH-1 predecessor from last year, adding only a... >>

Olympus Pen E-PL7 review: Stylish system camera
4.5 out of 5

Olympus Pen E-PL7 review: Stylish system camera

By 13 February 2015

With fun features such as a "selfie screen", pared down controls and a user-friendly interface, the Olympus PEN E-PL7 is primarily aimed at point-and-shoot users. However, experienced photographers can find plenty of depth to keep their interest, with... >>

DJI supports Micro Four Thirds: Drones could let you fly any lens you want

DJI supports Micro Four Thirds: Drones could let you fly any lens you want

By 13 February 2015

DJI has announced that it will be supporting the Micro Four Thirds system. This suggests a new drone from DJI may soon arrive allowing you to swap out lenses for flight. DJI has a history of supporting camera enthusiasts in aerial shots, without charging... >>

Hands-on: Olympus OM-D E-M5 II review: Adding extra muscle to the OM-D line

Hands-on: Olympus OM-D E-M5 II review: Adding extra muscle to the OM-D line

By 10 February 2015

Having first seen the new Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II a week ago - having aligned its products into their hierarchical roles, Olympus is now "doing a Canon" with its models, hence the "MkII" name - we've since explored the camera's capabilities at the Olympus... >>

Olympus Tough TG-860 may be the hardiest waterproof camera yet, and it's gunning for GoPro

Olympus Tough TG-860 may be the hardiest waterproof camera yet, and it's gunning for GoPro

By 5 February 2015

Olympus has updated its strong camera range with the new Tough TG-860 and it's setting its sights on GoPro. After the TG-850 was released last year Olympus must have had some success since it's now back with an improved model. It's clearly aimed at offering... >>

Olympus Air 101 takes on Sony Cyber-shot QX10 with open platform remote lens

Olympus Air 101 takes on Sony Cyber-shot QX10 with open platform remote lens

By 5 February 2015

Until now Sony hasn't had to worry about competition for its remote lens Cyber-shot QX10. But Olympus has now stepped up with its Olympus Air 101 that should rock Sony's world. The Olympus Air 101, unlike Sony's offering, works on any phone as it's an... >>