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Olympus Pen E-PL9 initial review: Modest updates for the mirrorless selfie snapper
Olympus Pen E-PL9 initial review: Modest updates for the mirrorless selfie snapper By Timothy Coleman

The entry-level Olympus Pen sees a new update for 2018: the E-PL9, which is aimed at newbies and smartphone users looking to upgrade to a user-friendly Read more

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III review: Ideal for amateurs?
4.0 stars Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III review: Ideal for amateurs? By Mike Lowe

Overall, the OM-D E-M10 Mark III is a decent mirrorless camera for the price. The autofocus, video and design improvements are all welcome. However, Read more

Olympus launches OM-D E-M10 MKIII with 4K video and upgraded image processor
Olympus launches OM-D E-M10 MKIII with 4K video and upgraded image processor By Max Langridge

Olympus has announced the latest version of its OM-D E-M10 interchangeable lens camera, in the form of the Mark 3. This latest model offers evolutionary, Read more

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II review: The most formidable Olympus camera, ever
5.0 stars Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II review: The most formidable Olympus camera, ever By Timothy Coleman

Ultimately, the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II is currently the best Micro Four Thirds camera for advanced photographers. That, in a nutshell, is why it's Read more

Olympus Tough TG-5 preview: For the hardcore generation
Olympus Tough TG-5 preview: For the hardcore generation By Chris Hall

Olympus has announced its latest Tough camera, the TG-5. Following the family of Tough cameras before it, the new Olympus model is everything you expect Read more

Olympus Tough TG-5 packs a 12MP sensor and 4K video into a tough-as-nails body
Olympus Tough TG-5 packs a 12MP sensor and 4K video into a tough-as-nails body By Max Langridge

Olympus has updated its rugged Tough range of portable compact cameras with the TG-5. It borrows much of the same technology as 2015's TG-4, but has a Read more

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II matches mirrorless muscle with pro spec and coming to the UK
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II matches mirrorless muscle with pro spec and coming to the UK By Rik Henderson

Olympus has revealed that its flagship OM-D mirrorless camera is coming to the UK in December.The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II has a 20.4-megapixel Live MOS Read more

Olympus Pen-F review: Not F-ing about
4.0 stars Olympus Pen-F review: Not F-ing about By Mike Lowe

Just as it did with the original Pen, Olympus has launched another classic in the Pen-F. The elegant design is eye-catching enough to steal some of Read more

Olympus TG-Tracker 4K camera tracks your location, speed and much more
Olympus TG-Tracker 4K camera tracks your location, speed and much more By Rik Henderson

Olympus has announced its latest action camera in the Olympus Tough range and it records all-manner of extra data to go along with the footage.As well Read more

Olympus OM-D E-10 Mark II enhances line-up with 5-axis image stabilisation
Olympus OM-D E-10 Mark II enhances line-up with 5-axis image stabilisation By Rik Henderson

Olympus has announced a successor to the OM-D E-10 compact system camera, giving it a Mark II suffix and adding 5-axis image stabilisation to the mix.The Read more

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 Elyse Betters

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 Read more

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 Rik Henderson

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 Read more

Olympus OM-D E-M5 II review: OM-D has landed
4.5 stars Olympus OM-D E-M5 II review: OM-D has landed By Mike Lowe

With a great viewfinder and improved 5-axis stabilisation system, the OM-D E-M5 II secures its place as one of the best compact system cameras out Read more

Olympus Pen E-PL7 review: Stylish system camera
4.5 stars Olympus Pen E-PL7 review: Stylish system camera By Timothy Coleman

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 Read more

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 Luke Edwards

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 Read more

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 Luke Edwards

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 Read more

Olympus interchangeable lens mount for smartphones incoming, 'open platform' camera module revealed
Olympus interchangeable lens mount for smartphones incoming, 'open platform' camera module revealed By Mike Lowe

Tucked away in the corner of the Olympus stand at Photokina 2014 was what could be described as a digital box Brownie with a Micro Four Thirds lens mount Read more

Olympus PEN E-PL7 CSC offers iPhone connectivity and reversable screen for the ultimate selfie
Olympus PEN E-PL7 CSC offers iPhone connectivity and reversable screen for the ultimate selfie By Rik Henderson

Olympus has announced a compact system camera that is primarily designed for "fashion bloggers" and selfie fans. The Olympus PEN E-PL7 is compatible with Read more

Now Brits can get hold of the Olympus PEN E-PL6 superslim CSC too
Now Brits can get hold of the Olympus PEN E-PL6 superslim CSC too By Rik Henderson

Olympus has announced that it is bringing the PEN E-PL6 compact system camera to the UK. Previously available in Japan, the superslim interchangeable Read more

Olympus talks Pocket-lint readers through low-light photography at the Tech Tavern
Olympus talks Pocket-lint readers through low-light photography at the Tech Tavern By Stuart Miles

Photography enthusiasts joined professional photographer Robert Pugh on Tuesday night at the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern for a mini master class with Olympus Read more

Calling all photographers: Join us for an Olympus mini photo shoot at the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern tonight
Calling all photographers: Join us for an Olympus mini photo shoot at the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern tonight By Stuart Miles

Photography fans, listen up. Pocket-lint has teamed up with Olympus as part of the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern in association with O2 to bring you the chance Read more

Olympus Stylus SH-1 compact camera with 5-axis OIS says goodbye to blur
Olympus Stylus SH-1 compact camera with 5-axis OIS says goodbye to blur By Luke Edwards

Olympus has announced the Stylus SH-1 compact camera that should do away with the usual blur associated with smaller cameras, thanks to 5-axis optical Read more

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3 camera takes on low light and rough conditions
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3 camera takes on low light and rough conditions By Luke Edwards

Olympus has sent a new leader onto the field of rugged-cam battle with its Stylus Tough TG-3 compact camera.But the TG-3 is more than just tough as it Read more

Olympus Stylus 1 review
4.0 stars Olympus Stylus 1 review By Mike Lowe

One glance at the Olympus Stylus 1 and it's hard to ignore how much it looks like a smaller version of the interchangeable lens Olympus OM-D series. Only Read more

Olympus OM-D E-M1 review
5.0 stars Olympus OM-D E-M1 review By Mike Lowe

We've been using the Olympus OM-D E-M1 for a number of months now. This compact system camera has seen us through many different shoots - from personal Read more

Win: An Olympus OM-D E-M10 system camera and other Olympus prizes
Win: An Olympus OM-D E-M10 system camera and other Olympus prizes By Mike Lowe

We've been having a ball of late thanks to an Olympus OM-D Challenge that's running on site. We've been off into the Mojave desert to shoot a model, interview Read more

Olympus Stylus SP-100EE: 'Eagle eye' superzoom camera adds dot-sight targeting feature
Olympus Stylus SP-100EE: 'Eagle eye' superzoom camera adds dot-sight targeting feature By Mike Lowe

Olympus steps up its superzoom game with the announcement of the Stylus SP-100EE - the world's first superzoom to feature a dot-sight crosshair targeting Read more

Olympus OM-D goes entry-level: E-M10 adds pop-up flash, maintains top-tier 16MP image quality
Olympus OM-D goes entry-level: E-M10 adds pop-up flash, maintains top-tier 16MP image quality By Mike Lowe

Olympus is set to expand its OM-D compact system range with the announcement of the E-M10 model. The baby of the OM-D trio, the E-M10 sits beneath the Read more

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850 is the first waterproof compact camera to add a tilt-angle screen
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850 is the first waterproof compact camera to add a tilt-angle screen By Mike Lowe

Olympus has announced the world's first waterproof camera with a tilt-angle LCD screen, the Stylus Tough TG-850.Complete with a 21mm equivalent wide-angle Read more

Hands-on: Olympus Stylus SP-100EE review
Hands-on: Olympus Stylus SP-100EE review By Mike Lowe

Every major manufacturer has a superzoom camera of note, but Olympus has typically struggled to keep up with the advancing pack in this category. The Olympus Read more

Hands-on: Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850 review
Hands-on: Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850 review By Mike Lowe

Olympus is no stranger to the waterproof compact camera, and from what we've seen the Stylus Tough TG-850 not only looks to be its best effort yet, but Read more

Hands-on: Olympus OM-D E-M10 review
Hands-on: Olympus OM-D E-M10 review By Mike Lowe

Say hello to the Olympus OM-D E-M10, the company's entry-level model into the OM-D compact system camera series. But by "entry-level" we don't mean low-end. Read more

Olympus OM-D challenge part 3: Light like a pro
Olympus OM-D challenge part 3: Light like a pro By Mike Lowe

If you've not been following our OM-D challenge photo story thus far, then a quick recap. At the beginning of January we were plucked from Las Vegas to Read more

Olympus OM-D challenge part 2: Light, lenses, action
Olympus OM-D challenge part 2: Light, lenses, action By Mike Lowe

Amid the madness of the Consumer Electronics Show at the beginning of January we managed to extract ourselves from the Las Vegas strip - not for a debauched Read more

Olympus OM-D challenge: Fear and loathing in Las Vegas
Olympus OM-D challenge: Fear and loathing in Las Vegas By Mike Lowe

Every year at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas there’s a veritable feast of tech to get our teeth into. But this year, beyond the glitzy lights Read more

Olympus Stylus 1: Compact camera pools XZ-2 sensor in OM-D clothing with 28-300mm f/2.8 lens
Olympus Stylus 1: Compact camera pools XZ-2 sensor in OM-D clothing with 28-300mm f/2.8 lens By Mike Lowe

Olympus has expanded its compact camera market with the new premium Stylus 1 compact. It's like an XZ-2 in OM-D E-M5 clothing with a 28-300mm f/2.8 zoom Read more

Olympus OM-D E-M1: The 'mirrorless E-7' removes low-pass filter, intros new sensor with dual autofocus
Olympus OM-D E-M1: The 'mirrorless E-7' removes low-pass filter, intros new sensor with dual autofocus By Mike Lowe

Olympus has unveiled its new, top-spec camera, the OM-D E-M1. And boy, oh boy, does it look like hot stuff.But it's not the replacement to the OM-D E-M5 Read more

Harrods Olympus Pen Art Edition by Suzko comes with matching Vespa
Harrods Olympus Pen Art Edition by Suzko comes with matching Vespa By Stuart Miles

Some cameras come with lenses included, others a snazzy case, but Olympus has teamed up with Harrods in the UK to offer a special limited-edition version Read more

Olympus Pen E-P5 review
4.5 stars Olympus Pen E-P5 review By Mike Lowe

The price might be a bit of a hurdle, and there are some small niggles that hold it back from perfection, but otherwise the E-P5's combination of top Read more

Olympus Stylus XZ-10 review
4.0 stars Olympus Stylus XZ-10 review By Mike Lowe

It's got the style but it's not quite got all the features - although, arguably, that's where this sub-£300 advanced compact is supposed to exist. Read more

Olympus Pen E-P5 gets pro: OM-D image quality, 1/8000th max shutter and Wi-Fi on board
Olympus Pen E-P5 gets pro: OM-D image quality, 1/8000th max shutter and Wi-Fi on board By Mike Lowe

The Olympus Pen E-P5 updates 2011's E-P3 with a stack of features lifted from the successful OM-D E-M5 model. If you're after a compact system camera - Read more

Olympus Stylus XZ-2 (white)
4.0 stars Olympus Stylus XZ-2 (white) By Mike Lowe

Well, well, if it isn't one of the best high-end compact cameras we've seen. The XZ-2 white looks gorgeous, takes equally lovely pictures and its dual Read more

Olympus Tough TG-2 waterproof compact camera pictures and hands-on
Olympus Tough TG-2 waterproof compact camera pictures and hands-on By Mike Lowe

The Olympus Tough TG-2 looks set finally to elevate the tough camera concept to new heights. When we first saw the original TG-1, complete with its f/2.0 Read more

Tough update: Olympus Tough TG-2, TG-830, TG-630 announced
Tough update: Olympus Tough TG-2, TG-830, TG-630 announced By Chris Hall

Olympus has updated its line-up of Tough cameras at CES 2013 in Las Vegas, with the announcement of the flagship Olympus TG-2.The Olympus TG-2 Tough compact Read more

The Pocket-lint Xmas Spectacular - Day 10: Win an Olympus XZ-2
The Pocket-lint Xmas Spectacular - Day 10: Win an Olympus XZ-2 By Pocket-lint Promotion

Day 12 of the Pocket-lint Xmas Spectacular brings you the chance to win an Olympus XZ-2 digital camera.The new Olympus Stylus XZ-2 takes the high-end compact Read more

Olympus PEN Mini E-PM2
4.5 stars Olympus PEN Mini E-PM2 By Mike Lowe

A solid compact system camera, the E-PM2 succeeds in improving on its E-PM1 predecessor across the board. Image quality is good, though a more premium Read more

Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5
5.0 stars Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5 By Mike Lowe

Olympus has hit the nail on the head with this one. The E-PL5 delivers exceptional image quality at a reasonable price point, but also delivers in its Read more

Olympus Pen E-PM2 pictures and hands-on
Olympus Pen E-PM2 pictures and hands-on By Mike Lowe

Olympus has refreshed its Pen range on an annual basis, and with each increment there tends to be a trickle of new features. But the E-PM2, or "Pen Mini" Read more

New Olympus Pen camera teased pre Photokina 2012
New Olympus Pen camera teased pre Photokina 2012 By Chris Hall

Olympus has teased a new camera in the run up to Photokina 2012 in the guise of a Twitter competition on a Tumblr page. The post on dramatictone.tumblr.com Read more

Olympus VH-410 touchscreen-controlled compact camera
Olympus VH-410 touchscreen-controlled compact camera By Danny Brogan

Targeting the amateur photographer with ideas of grandeur, the Olympus VH-410 does the hard work so you don’t have to, with a host of automatic settings Read more