New York, New York (PRWEB) September 10, 2013
Olympus today announced an exciting new flagship camera, the OM-D E-M1, available now for pre-order from leading camera and electronics retailer Adorama: http://www.adorama.com/results/olympus-flagships. This revolutionary mirrorless, interchangeable-lens compact camera features a dust, splash and freeze-proof magnesium alloy body construction, 16MP Live MOS Image Sensor, dual phase/contrast autofocus, in-body five-axis image stabilization, and an intuitive control layout with customizable direct control buttons, offering an extraordinary photographic experience for professionals and serious photo enthusiasts alike.
Engineered to ensure photographers never miss a shot, OM-D E-M1 boasts the powerful new 16MP Live MOS Image Sensor and Dual Autofocus — combining Contrast and on-chip Phase Detection AF. Adding to its outstanding technical capabilities, EM-1 is the first OM camera to offer an X-Sync socket mechanical shutter release, 60-1/8000 second plus bulb and "Life Time" modes burst rate up to 10fps.
The new OM-D E-M1 comes equipped with built-in Wi-Fi capabilities. Photographers can use the Olympus Image Share (O.I. Share) application to easily share images or a mobile device, such as smartphone or tablet, to control AF and shutter. Data obtained with a mobile device can be added to images.
The E-M1’s in-camera creativity features 12 Art Filters, HD Movie, Interval Shooting, Time-lapse photography and more. Normal, everyday scenes can be enhanced in various ways with new features, such as Color Creator and HDR Shooting, allowing photographers to have even more ways to expand artistic possibilities.
Surrounded by a “system” of lenses and accessories, photographers can choose from 32 Olympus lenses and 57 lenses from all of the Micro Four-Thirds consortium members. Photographers will also find an assortment of new accessories including a new battery grip, wirelessly controlled flashes and more.
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Feature Highlights at a Glance:
The first retailer to get a sneak preview of this brand new camera, Adorama’s team of experts have developed a review article, available now at the Adorama Learning Center: http://www.adorama.com/alc/0014299/blogarticle/Olympus-OM-D-E-M1-Hands-On. Watch the first Olympus OM-D EM-1 product overview video (http://www.adorama.com/alc/0014305/article/Olympus-OM-D-EM-1-Product-Overview) for more information on this industry-leading compact camera.
Pricing and Availability
The Olympus OM-D EM-1 is available for pre-order at Adorama (http://www.adorama.com/results/olympus-flagships) for 1,399 USD (camera body only). Orders are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. Credit cards are not charged until the OM-D EM-1 is shipped.
ADORAMA: More Than a Camera Store
Adorama is more than a camera store – it’s one of the world’s largest photography, video, imaging and electronics retailers. Serving customers for more than 30 years, Adorama has grown from its flagship NYC store to include the leading online destination for photography, imaging and consumer electronics. Adorama's vast product offerings encompass home entertainment, mobile computing, and professional video and audio, while its services include an in-house photo lab, AdoramaPix, pro equipment rental at Adorama Rental Company, and the award-winning Adorama Learning Center, which offers free education for photographers in video channels such as the popular Adorama TV.
Adorama is listed as Forbes.com’s "Best of the Web" and in the Internet Retailers Top 100, and is the official Photo and Electronics Retailer of the NY Giants.
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