Olympus Bucks the Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera Trend with the OM-D E-M1X

The high-end camera world is in the middle of a revolution. Longtime DSLR makers Canon and Nikon recently jumped on the full-frame mirrorless bandwagon with the new EOS R and Z series systems, with Panasonic joining the party soon with the new Lumix S1 and S1R. Meanwhile, Olympus is taking the road less traveled by. Despite every other company’s rush to create full-frame mirrorless cams, Olympus is sticking with Micro Four Thirds, both now on the new OM-D E-1MX, and in the future. Read More >>

The Most Adorable Mirrorless Camera Gets a Boost

A while back, I reviewed the Olympus OM-D EM-10 and came away near head over heels with the small, charming camera. The new Mark II version enhances nearly every aspect of the camera, but it’s still the little friend we know and love. Read More >>

Panasonic GX8: Insane Stability and 4K Video for This Beefy Mirrorless

There is no shortage of high-end mirrorless cameras to choose from these days, and Panasonic is adding one to the bucket with the Lumix GX8. It’s out to capture your attention with 4K video and some advanced technology for keeping your shots stupidly stable. Read More >>

Panasonic G7: The GH4’s New Kid Brother Can Still Shoot 4K Video

While Fujifilm announced a shrunken-down version of its top-end mirrorless camera yesterday, Panasonic is doing the exact same thing. The G7 has many of the features that enthusiasts love about last year’s GH4, including the power of 4K video recording. Read More >>

Olympus E-M5 Mark II Review: The Original Retro Camera, Refined to a Tee

Beautiful retro design. Pro-level controls. So small. The Olympus OM-D E-M5 was the mirrorless camera for discerning photographers. Three years later, it's finally getting a update in the form of the new E-M5 Mark II. It provides some welcome improvements in feel and operation, plus a flashy trick or two. Is that enough? Depends on you. Read More >>

Olympus E-M5 Mark II: Wow, 41-Megapixel Photos Out of Thin Air

Small, retro, stylish: the Olympus OM-D EM-5 was one of the first mirrorless cameras to charm discerning photographers. The new E-M5 Mark II brings all that back, plus a wild new mode that magically gives you 41 megapixel images from a 16 megapixel sensor. And that's just one of the improvements. Read More >>

Panasonic LX100 Review: A Small Camera So Good at So Many Things

The Panasonic LX100 might just be the best small camera ever made. Read More >>

​Olympus OM-D E-M10 Review: A Classic Camera Made Adorably Small

With cameras, smaller is generally better—until you get so small that you sacrifice key features for the sake of miniaturisation. The Olympus OM-D E-M10 mirrorless camera tries to strike the right balance, and gets a lot of things right. Read More >>

Panasonic’s Lumix GH4 Packs 4K Video into a Tidy Mirrorless Shooter

Accessible 4K video shooting is still in its infancy, but it was only a matter of time before it started showing up in consumer cameras. The Panasonic GH line's history of robust video capability makes it a natural fit for 4K, and the new Lumix GH4 squeezes as much as it can into a familiar frame. Read More >>

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Panasonic Lumix G5 Review: Small, Mirrorless, Lots of Control

With all the retro-styled mirrorless cameras today, the traditional DSLR form factor seems relegated to nothing but, well, DSLRs. The Panasonic G5 is a mirrorless camera clinging hard to the classic DSLR mold. But it's smaller — and much cheaper. Read More >>

Olympus PEN E-PL5: Touchscreens Make Micro-Four Thirds Better

Last year's Olympus micro four thirds cameras were very good. Well, now Olympus is bringing touchscreens to two of the cameras from the line that should make them easier to use than ever. Read More >>

Panasonic’s GF5 Micro Four Thirds Camera: Just Like the Old One, But Video-ier and More ISO-y

Et voila, and Panasonic's leaked (on Instagram!) GF5 micro four thirds is a reality, and mighty fine it sounds, too. Harking back to the GF3 shape, Panny's popped a new image sensor and processor into the 12-megapixel camera, which also features a higher-res LCD screen. Read More >>

Panasonic Lumix GF5 Micro Four Thirds Camera Leaked

We like the Panasonic Micro Four Thirds, so it's exciting to see the new Panasonic GF5 leaked on Instagram. Its shape looks similar to the GF3. Read More >>

Olympus OM-D E-M5: The First Micro Four Thirds Camera Aimed at Replacing a DSLR

The Olympus OM-D E-M5 is crammed full of impressive features: the fastest autofocus among interchangeable lens cameras (or so says Olympus). The E-M5 pushes a ridiculous 9 frames per second of 16-megapixel RAW photos. It's the first mirrorless camera with a magnesium alloy body—weatherproof and dustproof, yo!—and packs the world's first 5-axis image stabilisation. That's up from 2-axis in the PEN E-P3 and the E5 DSLR. But what does any of that mean to a regular person? Read More >>

Behold Olympus’s OM-D: Is Olympus Giving Up on DSLRs?

The camera blogs have discovered what appear to be full-size images of Olympus' new OM-D-series E-M5 mirrorless camera. While we can't be sure the photos are real, we can't help but wonder if they indicate that Olympus is heading towards a DSLR-free future. Read More >>