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Olympus Stylus 1040

Posted by: Dennis Hissink Monday 25th, August 2008

Olympus debuts the Stylus 1040, the thinnest Stylus camera of all time, and wins serious style points with a bold, stylish look. When wearing a designer outfit, getting behind the wheel of a sleek sports car, or stepping onto the red carpet, the Stylus 1040 is available in black and silver to match your moments. With a camera this portable and attractive, you will not just capture the scene, but will also be a part of it. "The Stylus 1040 is perfect for style-conscience consumers and captures amazing images," said Tomoko Matsunaga, product manager, Olympus Imaging America Inc. "The new ultra-slim design features a new streamlined body with a lens-protecting faceplate that instantly turns on the camera when it slides to reveal the lens and capture the moment."

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Olympus SP-565 UZ

Posted by: Dennis Hissink Monday 25th, August 2008

Olympus has given the SP-570 UZ - the world's most powerful ultra zoom digital camera - an extreme makeover by creating the new Olympus SP-565 Ultra Zoom, a smaller and lighter version with the same amazing precision-crafted 20x wide-angle telephoto zoom lens (26-520mm equivalent), but the ease-of-use of a point-and-shoot camera. Photographers searching for an even more portable and approachable ultra zoom to take anywhere will rejoice in the camera's new form factor, and with 10 million pixels and Dual Image Stabilization delivering superior, virtually blur-free images, the SP-565 UZ is proof that good things do come in small packages.

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Olympus Mju 1060

Posted by: Ilse Jurrien Thursday 21st, August 2008

Featuring a timeless design and a range of fascinating new features including ultra-fast shooting, the Olympus Mju 1060 is the ideal stylish and compact companion. A liberating 7x optical zoom (37-260mm) gets you right up close to subjects, while integrated Dual Image Stabilization eliminates blur caused by camera shake to keep shots sharp. That, plus a generous 3.0 inch HyperCrystal LCD and advanced technologies - which include Advanced Face Detection Technology, Shadow Adjustment Technology and the exciting new Intelligent Auto Mode - make the 10 Megapixel Olympus Mju1060 a compact model to covet. The Olympus Mju 1060 becomes available September 2008 for an approximate value of £259.99.

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Olympus FE-370

Posted by: Dennis Hissink Thursday 21st, August 2008

A month before the Photokina 2008 show starts a new Olympus camera is introduced. Olympus introduces a sleek and stylish FE-Series point-and-shoot digital camera that combines easy operation and smart performance to capture brilliant images at the push of a button. While small in size, the new Olympus FE-370 is full of impressive imaging technologies packed into colorful slim metal body ideal for people on the move. Raising the bar for entry-level digital cameras, the camera features 8.0 megapixels of resolution; Image Stabilization for virtually blur-free images; Face Detection for crisp portraits and a Perfect Shot Preview to see various shot options before the shutter is pressed.

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Olympus FE-360

Posted by: Mark Peters Thursday 21st, August 2008

Olympus introduces a stylish point-and-shoot camera that combines easy operation and smart performance to capture brilliant images at the push of a button. While small in size, the new Olympus FE360 is full of impressive imaging technologies packed into a colorful slim metal body ideal for people on the move. Raising the bar for entry-level digital cameras, the model features 8.0 megapixels of resolution; Image Stabilization for blur-free images; Face Detection for crisp portraits; Perfect Shot Preview to see various shot options before the shutter is pressed; In-Camera Help Guides that make print manuals obsolete; a rechargeable lithium-ion battery for convenience; and an LCD backlight boost for viewing in bright light.

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Olympus E-400 captures history

Posted by: Dennis Hissink Monday 2nd, October 2006

Olympus introduced the Photokina visitor to a large and bright booth where Olympus showcased their complete line-up of digital imaging solutions. One of them is the brand new Olympus E400 digital SLR camera. This new FourThirds System camera will be available right after the Photokina and is developed to bring the consumer the ultimate compact digital SLR camera. The Olympus E-400 incorporates a 10 Megapixel CCD image sensor and is the most compact and light weight DSLR in the world.

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Olympus 725 SW

Posted by: Ilse Jurrien Friday 29th, September 2006

To proof the audience their new Mju camera is able to discover the underwater world, Olympus set-up a water basin where visitors could actually test the waterproof capabilities of the new Olympus Mju 725 SW digital compact camera. With its own unique characteristic the Olympus 725SW lets you being part of the free water world, or at least around the water. Beside being waterproof the Olympus Mju 725SW is also shockproof up to 1.5 m. The Olympus Mju 725 SW digital camera was introduced late August and is now showcased at the Photokina 2006 where visitors are able to touch & try.

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Olympus E400 DSLR

Posted by: Ilse Jurrien Thursday 14th, September 2006

Olympus presents the latest addition to the E-System, the world’s smallest and lightest D-SLR camera - the E-400. The compact size and low weight of this latest Four Thirds Standard camera, allows photographers to take it virtually anywhere, while not having to do without the considerable benefits of SLR photography. This model features a new CCD with 10.0 million pixels and a state-of-the-art amplifier circuit for incredible imaging performance at super fast speed. As the design of the E-400 is based on the Four Thirds Standard, users have virtually unlimited flexibility. A wide range of high-quality, interchangeable lenses, including the Olympus Zuiko Digital Top Pro lenses, plus other accessories are available for all types of needs.

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