Olympus E-PM1

The Olympus E-PM1 is a small, lightweight compact system camera. It offers a range of advanced controls and is a good choice for the hobby photographer.

The E-PM1 has 12 megapixels. Olympus have built image stabilisation into the camera body. You have access to standard manual exposure controls such as Fully Manual, Aperture Priority and Shutter Priority. Manual focusing is available as well. Other focusing options are based around a 35 point Auto Focus system and include AF tracking. Images can be stored in RAW format.

The E-PM1 has a metal body and is available in seven colours. These are brown, grey, silver, pink, white, black and purple. For when you need some extra help Olympus have added an in camera user guide. For composing photos there is a 3 inch LCD screen. The flash unit can be detached from the body when not in use. This helps to keep the size of the E-PM1 to a minimum.

Olympus have built in compatibility with Eye-Fi memory cards for transferring photos and movies to a computer. You can also buy a Bluetooth adapter for the E-PM1.

Shooting movies is taken care of with a movie mode that includes the ability to shoot High Definition movies. Stereo sound can be recorded.


Olympus E-PM1


Camera Type: Compact System Camera

12 Megapixels

Dimensions: 109.5 x 63.7 x 34mm

Weight: 265g

Memory Card: SD / SDHC / SDXC / Eye-fi

Olympus E-PM1 Details

Style

Compact System Camera

Megapixels

12

LCD Screen

3

MemoryCards

SD / SDHC / SDXC / Eye-fi

Aspect Ratios

4:3 / 3:2 / 16:9 / 6:6 / 3:4

File Formats

JPEG RAW

Shutter Speed

8 - 1/4000 seconds + 30 minute bulb

Sensitivity

Auto, ISO 200 - 12800

White Balance Settings

Auto, Tungsten, Flourescent 1, Sunlight, Flash, Overcast, Shade, Custom

ExposureCompensation

+/- 3 EV ( 1, 1/2, 1/3 steps )

Flash Modes

Auto, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronisation, 2nd curtain and slow synchronisation, Fill-in for exclusive flash, Manual

Flash Range

10m

Shooting Modes

Portrait, e-Portrait, Landscape, Landscape with Portrait, Macro, Sports, Night Scene, Night Scene with portrait, Children, High key, Low key, Digital Image Stabilisation, Nature Macro, Candle, Sunset, Documents, Panorama, Fireworks, Beach and Snow, Fisheye converter, Macro converter, 3D

Maximum Movie Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels

Maximum Movie Frames Per Second

Unknown

Maximum Movie Duration

29 minutes

Viewfinder

No

Metering

ESP light metering, Spot metering, Centre weighted metering, Highlight, Shadow

ManualControls

Fully Manual, Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority

Image Stabilisation

Yes

Lens Converters

No

Self Timer

2 and 12 seconds

Video Out (TV Playback)

Yes

Computer Connection

Yes

Batteries

Lithium-ion Rechargeable

Dimensions

109.5 x 63.7 x 34mm

Weight

265g

Olympus Digital Cameras




Specifications are subject to change without notice.

Olympus E-PM1 Specification