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Four Thirds System

Olympus PEN Lite/E-PL3

The latest Olympus 4/3 interchangeable lens camera might carry the word 'lite' in its description, but there are plenty of features inside. The Olympus E-PL3, known as the PEN Lite, packs many of the same features as the non-Lite PEN model, E-P3.

Sunday, 1 July, 2012, 12:00am

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3

The Lumix GF3 continues the trend of compact digital cameras that give you the flexibility to change the lens, but is even smaller and less bulky than its two predecessors.

Instead of the boxy, rectangular body of the GF1 and GF2, the GF3 trims off the top slightly, with the body now sloping down from the lens holder.

24 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Olympus Micro Four Thirds digicam

Don't let the retro look and feel of this new digital camera from Olympus mislead you: it is in fact one of the most advanced models on the market today.

7 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Lumix DMC-TZ3

There's plenty to like about the Lumix DMC-TZ3 digital camera, which recently won Europe's Technical Image Press Association award for 'best superzoom digital camera'. While the TZ3, from Panasonic, may look a lot like its predecessor, the TZ1, it has been improved in signifi-cant ways. For example, it now has a 7.2-megapixel camera - up from the previous model's 5 megapixels.

27 May 2007 - 12:00am

Olympian effort

Want to upgrade from point-and-shoot digital photography? Then consider Olympus' new E-410 digital single-lens reflex camera, with features designed to please both serious photographers and novice users. Olympus touts the E-410 as 'the smallest, slimmest, lightest interchangeable lens digital SLR camera in the world today'.

6 May 2007 - 12:00am


The Olympus E-330 Auto Focus digital single-lens reflex (SLR) camera combines a trendsetting Live View liquid crystal display and an optical viewfinder in a single device. Users get more creative control with this 7.5-megapixel, interchangeable lens camera than they could with comparable SLRs without Live View.

21 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

Accessories sharpen professional edge

Product: Olympus E-1 digital SLR Price: About HK$18,000 Pros: Claims to match the performance of film-based SLRs but with the convenience of a digital Cons: Expensive

The Olympus E-1 is the company's first professional digital single-lens reflex camera to come with a removable lens.

22 Jul 2003 - 12:00am

Three-dimensional feel

OLYMPUS has announced the development of a prototype goggle-shaped three-dimensional colour monitor giving a large screen feeling equivalent to that of a 94 cm (37-in) television.

21 Jul 1993 - 12:00am