Olympus E-PL5 Micro Four Thirds Mirrorless Compact Digital Camera created by Olympus becomes the latest member of the
illustrious Olympus PEN E-PL family of compact
mirrorless digital interchangeable lens cameras.
A 16 megapixel Live MOS sensor delivers DSLR-feeling image quality while the TruePic VI imaging processor brings a fast response time with it along with accurate contrast and colors. Its mirrorless engineering allows a compact case while a large array of well-matched interchangeable lenses provide the flexibility to acquire any shot you can dream up.
With its ISO range as high as 25600 along with
on-board Image Stabilization, poor-light photography is provided with little noise. and saturated colors Sequential photographing of 8 fps along with its F.A.S.T. Olympus AF system results high speed operations and with of Eye and Face Detection assistance, group shots and portraits are automatically focused and exposed to deliver perfect images.
The shutter release and auto focus may be operated by simply touching the LCD monitor. The focus may be set upon your subject by pressing that particular spot upon the
LCD screen and the camera is going to keep the focus until you again press the LCD to subsequently release the shutter. The LCD monitor is a 3 inch Flip Portrait display which may be twisted up or down allowing for creative composition for control of glare and reflections while shooting out in in the bright.
The E-PL5 has the capability to shoot Full HD 1080i video and can play that HD video back video on any HDTV using a normal connection to the
HDMI output. It also features a multiple-purpose accessory port allowing connection of accessories, like the FL-LM1 flash accessory unit which is included.
There are a dozen included art filters which can add creative flourishes to your pictures which, for example include: Grainy Film, Soft Focus, and Pin Hole which may also be enhanced using filter variations, bracketing. and art effects This creative palette may be employed across all shooting functions including when filming HD video. iAuto is also included in the package and it is available for you as you need the E-PL5 to recognize a scene and automatically capture the best image possible. A Dust Reduction System is also included which keeps the image sensor in the camera clean by using its Supersonic Wave Filter that vibrates each time the E-PL5 camera is switched on
- Sep 17, 2012
Four Thirds and Micro Four Thirds Adapters
As with all mirrorless cameras, if you want to mount a non-OEM lens on your Micro Four Thirds camera, all you need is the correct MFT lens adapter. Several manufacturers
specifically create adapters for mounting third-party lenses to Four Thirds and Miro Four Thirds camera bodies.