There is information about the innovations that Olympus will introduce at Photokina, including images of the three lenses
Two weeks later, will open the exhibition Photokina, which manufacturers typically times the release of new products. Company Olympus, according to preliminary information, will be brought to Cologne several new models of cameras, lenses and flashes.
In particular, the expected announcement of Olympus PEN E-PL8, which we described in the beginning of June.
It is also expected the announcement of Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II, which will differ from its predecessor is increased to 20 MP resolution, the ability to shoot 4K video, improved electronic viewfinder and the autofocus.
This year marks 80 years since the release of the Semi-Olympus — the first Japanese camera manufacturer. Most likely, a memorable date will be marked by a special edition version of one of the cameras or even the new model.
As for the lenses, the expected announcement of the three models of the Micro Four Thirds system. One of them is zoom, covering a focal range 12-100 mm with a constant maximum aperture of F/4.0 in second — fast standard Prime lens with a focal length of 25 mm and a maximum aperture of F/1.2 and the third is the macro lens, the M. Zuiko Digital ED 30mm F/3.5 Macro (in that order lenses shown in the illustration).
Finally, will be presented flash Olympus FL-900R, which will replace the model FL-600R, set of two flashes Olympus STF-8 and battery grip HLD-9.
Sources: Photo Rumors, Nokishita
Micro Four Thirds