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The Olympus PEN E-PL8 Mirrorless Micro Four Thirds Digital Camera with 14-42mm Lens is a new PEN with a refined and chic design. The E-PL8 packs high-spec performance into a compact body, with a large sensor and interchangeable lens that puts amazing image quality in the palm of your hand. This PEN is packed with features to help you express yourself, such as selfie mode, Wi-Fi, Art Filter, and rear touchscreen for touch-to-focus control. It's a camera to be proud of and one that you'll always want to use. 

Features

  • With the flip down touch-screen, touch control is made much easier for selfies
  • Art Filters provide you with an array of visual effects
  • Full HD Video Recording at 30 fps
  • Built-In Wi-Fi means recorded photos and movies can be imported to a smartphone and shared anytime, anywhere
  • Use your smartphone to remotely control the camera, allowing you to shoot full body selfies
  • 16.1MP Live MOS Sensor
  • 81-Area FAST AF with Small Target AF
  • Up to 8.5 fps Shooting and ISO 25600
  • 3-Axis In-Body VCM Image Stabilization
  • M.Zuiko 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 II R Lens

Specifications

Imaging

  • Lens Mount: Micro Four Thirds
  • Camera Format: Micro Four Thirds (2x Crop Factor)
  • Pixels:
    • Actual: 17.2 Megapixel
    • Effective: 16.1 Megapixel
  • Max Resolution: 4608 x 3456
  • Aspect Ratio: 4:3
  • Sensor Type / Size: MOS, 17.3 x 13.0 mm
  • File Formats: 
    • Still Images: JPEG, MPO, RAW
    • Movies: AVI, MJPEG, MOV, MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
    • Audio: Linear PCM (Stereo), WAV
  • Bit Depth: 12-Bit
  • Dust Reduction System: Yes
  • Memory Card Type:
    • SD
    • SDHC
    • SDXC
  • Image Stabilization: Sensor-Shift, 3-Way

AV Recording

  • Video Recording: Yes, NTSC
  • Video Format: 
    • 1920 x 1080p at 29.97 fps (24 Mbps MOV)
    • 1920 x 1080p at 29.97 fps
    • 1280 x 720p at 29.97 fps (12 Mbps MOV)
    • 1280 x 720p at 29.97 fps (8 Mbps MOV)
    • 1280 x 720p at 30 fps (AVI)
    • 640 x 480p at 30 fps (AVI)
  • Aspect Ratio: 4:3, 16:9
  • Video Clip Length: Up to 4 GB or 29 Min
  • Audio Recording: Built-In Mic: With Video (Stereo)

Focus Control

  • Focus Type: Auto & Manual
  • Focus Mode: Continuous-servo AF (C), Manual Focus (M), Single-servo AF (S)
  • Autofocus Points: Contrast Detection: 81

Viewfinder/Display

  • Display Screen: 3" Rear Touchscreen Tilting LCD (1,037,000)
  • Screen Coverage: 100%

Exposure Control

  • ISO Sensitivity: Auto, 100-25600
  • Shutter
    • Type: Mechanical
    • Speed: 60 - 1/4000 Second 
    • Type: Mechanical
    • Speed: 30 - 1 Minute 
    • Type: Electronic
    • Speed: 60 - 1/320 Second 
  • Remote Control: RM-UC1 (Optional)
  • 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
  • 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 format

Flash

  • Flash Modes: 
    • 1st Curtain Sync
    • Auto
    • Fill-in
    • Manual
    • Off
    • Red-eye Reduction
    • Second-curtain Sync
    • Slow Sync/Red-eye Reduction
  • Built-in Flash: No
  • Max Sync Speed: 1 / 250 Second
  • Flash Compensation: -3 EV to +3 EV (in 1/3, 1/2 or 1 EV steps)
  • Dedicated Flash System: TTL Remote Firing Groups: 4 Channels: 4
  • External Flash Connection: Hot Shoe, Wireless

Performance

  • 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
  • Interval Recording: Yes
  • Connectivity: HDMI D (Micro), USB 2.0
  • Wi-Fi Capable: Yes

Power

  • Battery: 1 x BLS-50 Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery Pack, 7.2 VDC, 1175 mAh
  • Operating Temperature:  0 to 40°C
    • Humidity: 30 - 90%

Physical

  • Dimensions (WxHxD): 117.1 x 68.3 x 38.4mm
  • Weight: 374 g with battery and memory card

Kit Lens

  • Focal Length: 14 - 42mm
    • Comparable 35mm Focal Length: 28 - 84mm
  • Aperture
    • Maximum: f/3.5 - 5.6
    • Minimum: f/22
  • Angle of View: 75° - 29°
  • Minimum Focus Distance: 25 cm
  • Magnification: 0.19x
  • Elements/Groups: 8/7
  • Diaphragm Blades: 7, Rounded
  • Autofocus: Yes
  • Filter Thread: Front - 37mm
  • Dimensions (DxL): 5.59 x 4.83cm
  • Weight: 111g

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Olympus PEN E-PL8 Mirrorless Micro Four Thirds Digital Camera - Single Lens Kit (Black)

$1,099.00

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Main Features

  • 16.1MP Live MOS Sensor & TruePic VII Image Processor
  • Full HD Video Recording at 30 fps
  • 81-Area FAST AF with Small Target AF
  • Up to 8.5 fps Shooting and ISO 25600
  • 3-Axis In-Body VCM Image Stabilization

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