History of Olympus PEN Cameras

The popular PEN cameras of Olympus are a product of Olympus Corporation. A well-known company based out of Japan, the institution has offices all over the world in various cities such as the United Kingdom and USA. Olympus is a pioneer in manufacturing optical reprographic products since 1919. The company started off manufacturing small products such as lenses for microscopes and thermometers but with its expert team has now grown in terms of size and products.

Its largest shareholder is Sony and true to the dynamic style of the electronics giant, Olympus also a manufacturing chain for world-class cameras and lenses that make you take stunning photographs and believe in them. When you shop with FotoZZoom, you can be assured you receive the best of such products offered by Olympus.

Products by Olympus - PEN

To match the marching pace of the photography industry, the company took a big step by launching its Pen line of cameras in 1959. The team credited with its design and creation was led by Yoshihisa Maitani.

Since then, the company has added several features to these cameras to make them more appealing for photography enthusiasts all over the world of all ages.

The cameras available under the PEN series are: E-P5, E-P3, E-PL5, E-PL3 and E-PM1.

Highlights of these cameras:

While the cameras themselves are extremely stylish and convenient to handle, they are also equipped with the following revolutionary features:

  • Built-in Wi-Fi
  • High-speed mechanical shutters
  • Image stabilization mechanisms
  • Advanced subject identification modes such as iAUTO
  • A mechanism to protect the camera from dust and dirt.

As impressive as the above lists seems to be, it’s not an exhaustive one! Olympus PEN cameras are aimed to make photography a pleasurable experience and help you “share beautifully”.

Just for amateurs?

Not at all! Judging a book by its cover is often a mistake. Judging a compact camera by its size is a bigger one. PEN series cameras are used for highly professional projects too, so for those who are eager to shop them, visit the famous online store of Malaysia, FotoZZoom and look for these cameras!