Posts Tagged ‘Tough’

New arrivals: Olympus unveils OM-D EM-10 and 5 other cameras/lenses

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

Olympus has announced six new cameras and lenses, including the OM-D EM-10. These will be available from February to April 2014 onwards. All prices are yet to be announced.

Olympus has announced a slew of six cameras and lenses, including the much anticipated OM-D EM-10.

Olympus has announced a slew of six cameras and lenses, including the much anticipated OM-D EM-10.

A short description, price and availability of each camera/lens is summarised below.

Olympus OM-D E-M10
Available from February 2014 in Black and Silver.Olympus OM-D E-M10
  1. Premium ultra-slim stylish body.
  2. Excellent image quality due to traditional optical and advanced image processing technology.
  3. Large, bright Electronic Veiwfinder (EVF) offers quick response time and clear visibility.
  4. 3-axis VCM in-body image stabilisation mechanism brings out the very best in every lens.
  5. 81-point FAST AF and 8 fps (TBD) max high-speed sequential shooting.
Olympus OM-D E-M5 (Elite Black)
Available (bundled with M.ZUIKO Digital ED 12-40mm f2.8 PRO) in March 2014.Olympus OM-D E-M5 (Elite Black)
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New ruggedised camera: Olympus Tough TG-320

Friday, August 17th, 2012

The Olympus Tough TG-320 is 3m waterproof, 1.5m shockproof and -10⁰C freezeproof for the adventurous. The 14-megapixel compact digital camera is available in blue and red in Singapore at S$348.

The Olympus Tough TG-320 is available in Singapore in blue and red for S$298.

The Olympus Tough TG-320 is available in Singapore in blue and red for S$298.

Looking for a rugged camera that you can bring for that white-water rafting trip? Check out the Olympus Tough TG-320 digital compact camera.

Olympus Tough TG-320
Megapixels 14 MP
Optical Zoom 3.6 x
Wide angle 28mm
Max zoom 100mm
LCD 2.7″, 230k dots, TFT colour
Movie 1280 x 720 px
Waterproof 3m
Shockproof 1.5m
Freezeproof -10 deg Celsius
Flash Built-in
RAW No
Image stabilisation Dual IS
Size /mm 96.3 x 63.4 x 22.7
Weight 155 g
Price S$348

It is waterproof up to a depth of 3m and shockproof against falls from up to 1.5m, with Olympus’ distinct lens barrier and a sliding double lock mechanism

To prevent picture blur due to camera shake and subject motion, the TG-320 features DUAL IS uses a CCD-shift image stabilisation mechanism and high-sensitivity image capturing, by an equivalent of up to 4 shutter speed stops.

The TG-320 records HDTV (1280 x 720 pixels) movies in MPEG-4 AVC / H.264 format.

The camera comes with 8 Magic Filters – Pop, Pin Hole, Fisheye, Sketch, Soft Focus and Punk inherited from the previous model, and the newly-added Watercolour and Sparkle.

Magic Movies recordings are available in Pop, Sketch, Fisheye, Soft Focus, Punk and Watercolour, giving them a distinct look and artistic feel.

You can shoot dynamic 3D photos in any mode from macro to landscape. You can view the 3D effect on 3D-compatible TV sets or computers.

The camera also includes a face-detecting Pet Mode and is compatible with Eye-Fi SDHC memory cards.

Available at selected POPULAR stores.