A new PEN for those who enjoy cameras and photography in their own unique way.
A new PEN with a refined design. This camera is almost like an accessory on its own. This PEN is packed with features to help you express yourself, such as selfie mode, Wi-Fi, Art Filter, and more. It's a camera to be proud of and one that you'll always want to use.
If you want to take better selfies, the E-PL8 is for you. Simply flip down the monitor to easily capture next-level selfies that cannot be taken with a smartphone. Also, with selfie movies you can communicate a richer message.
Since the E-PL8 has built-in Wi-Fi, recorded photos and movies can easily be imported to a smartphone and shared anytime, anywhere. Also, you can use your smartphone to remotely control the camera, allowing you to shoot full body selfies.
Not only is the E-PL8 packed with great features for photos, but it also is equipped with many features for shooting fantastic movies. Using just the camera, easily record and edit movies that will entertain viewers.
DSLR Image Quality
Smartphones are casual and convenient, but lacking in image quality. The E-PL8, however, packs high-spec performance into a compact body. The large sensor and interchangeable lens puts amazing image quality in the palm of your hand.
|Camera Series||Olympus PEN|
|Image Sensor Type / Format||4/3 System (2x Crop Factor), MOS|
|Pixels||Actual: 17.2 Megapixel
Effective: 16.1 Megapixel
|Max Resolution||4608 x 3456|
|Other Resolutions||[JPEG] 4608 x 3456 pixels - 640 x 480 pixels|
|File Formats||Still Images: JPEG, MPO, RAW
Movies: AVI, MJPEG, MOV, MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Audio: Linear PCM (Stereo), WAV
|Focus Type||Auto & Manual|
|Focus Mode||Continuous-servo AF (C), Manual Focus (M), Single-servo AF (S)|
|Autofocus Points||Contrast Detection: 81|
|Metering Method||Average metering, Center-weighted average metering, Spot metering|
|Exposure Modes||Modes: Aperture Priority, Art Filter, Custom, Intelligent Auto, Manual, Photo Story, Program, Scene Selection, Shutter Priority, Underwater
Metering Range: EV -2.0 - EV 20.0
Compensation: -5 EV to +5 EV (in 1/3, 1/2 or 1 EV steps)
|White Balance Modes||Auto, Custom|
|ISO Sensitivity||Auto, 100-25600|
|Memory Card Type||SD SDHC SDXC|
|Aspect Ratio||4:3, 16:9|
|Continuous Shooting||Up to 8.5 fps at 16.1 MP for up to 16 frames in raw format
Up to 8.5 fps at 16.1 MP for up to 64 frames in JPEG format
Up to 3.7 fps at 16.1 MP for up to 20 frames in raw format
Up to 3.7 fps at 16.1 MP for unlimited frames in JPEG forma
|Video Clip Length||Up to 4 GB or 29 Min|
|Audio Recording||Built-in Mic: With Video, Stereo|
|Display Screen||3" Rear Touchscreen Tilting LCD (1,037,000)|
Speed: 60 - 1/4000 second
Speed: 30 - 1 minute
Speed: 60 - 1/320 second
|Max Sync Speed||1 / 250 seconds|
|External Flash Connection||Hot Shoe, Wireless|
|Self Timer||12 seconds, 2 seconds
Custom: 1-30 seconds at 0.5, 1.0, 2.0, 3.0 second intervals
Number of Shots: 1-10
|Remote Control||RM-UC1 (Optional)|
|Connectivity||HDMI D (Micro), USB 2.0|
|Battery||1x BLS-50 Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery Pack, 7.2 VDC, 1175 mAh|
|Operating Storage Temperature||Operating 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C) Humidity: 30 - 90%|