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Olympus  PEN E-PL8 Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera with 14-42 mm Lens  

Available by special order
Available by special order

Main specs

Monitor Size:  3.0 inch screen

Optical Zoom:  3.0 x zoom

Resolution:  16.1 effective megapixels

$749.99

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$749.99

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Olympus-PEN E-PL8 Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera with 14-42 mm Lens-Digital Cameras
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IMAGE CAPTURE

Camera type

Wi-Fi Capable, Compact System Camera / Mirrorless Camera

Resolution

16.1 effective megapixels

Image sizes

640 x 480 pixels, 4608 x 3456 pixels

File formats

MPO : 3D Image, JPEG, RAW + JPEG, RAW

Image sensor type

4/3 Live MOS sensor

Image processor type

TruePic VII

Image stabilization technology

3-Axis Image Stabilization

Memory Media

Eye-Fi Card compatible, UHS-II compatible, SDXC Card, SDHC Card, UHS-I compatible, SD Card

ADDITIONAL FEATURES

Water Resistant Capabilities

Not Available

Underwater capabilities

No

POWER

Power source

Li-ion battery BLS-50

VIEWING FEATURES

Display

3.0" / LCD

Viewfinder

Not Available

Menu language(s)

Ukrainian, Turkish, Thai, Spanish, Swedish, Russian, Romanian, Chinese (Traditional), Chinese (Simplified), Hungarian, Greek, German, French, Finnish, English, Dutch, Danish, Czech, Indonesian, Malaysian, Croatian, Slovenian, Slovakian, Serbian, Lithuanian, Latvian, Estonian, Bulgarian, Portuguese, Polish, Norwegian, Korean, Japanese, Italian

CONNECTIVITY

Interface

USB 2.0 (high-speed), HDMI (Micro, Type-D), multi-connector (Video: NTSC/PAL selectable, Optional Remote cable RM-UC1 is available)

Microphone and Speaker

built-in stereo microphone, built-in monaural speaker

Flash connection

HotShoe

Tripod socket

Standard 1/4 inch

Remote control

RM-UC1 (Optional)

Cable release capability

yes with RM-UC1 remote cable

LENS AND FOCUS

Lens type

OLYMPUS Zoom

Lens construction

8 elements; 7 groups

Optical Zoom

3.0 x zoom

Digital zoom

N/A

Lens mount

Micro Four Thirds

Filters

37mm threads

Maximum aperture

F/3.5 - 5.6

Minimum aperture

f22

Focal length

14mm - 42mm

Focusing area mode(s)

81-area multiple AF (Contrast detection AF), All target, Group target area (3x3-area), Single target(Standard Target Size/Small Target Size)

Focusing distance

0.25m / 9.8"

VIDEO CAPTURE

File format

MOV(MPEG-4AVC/H.264) , AVI(Motion JPEG)

Video size

[MOV]
Full HD: 1920x1080, 30p (29.97fps), 24Mbps (fine) / 16Mbps (normal), Aspect ratio 16:9
HD: 1280x720, 30p (29.97fps), 12Mbps (fine) / 8Mbps (normal), Aspect ratio 16:9
[AVI]
HD: 1280x720, 30fps*, Aspect ratio 16:9
SD: 640x480, 30fps*, Aspect ratio 4:3

INCLUDED "IN THE BOX"

Accessories

operating manual, Flash FL-LM1, BCS-5 Battery Charger, Shoulder strap, ■ Supplied accessories may vary by region or country!, BLS-50 Li-Ion Battery, USB cable, M.Zuiko Digital 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 lens, Warranty Card

Software

Olympus Viewer 3.0

PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS

Dimensions

117.1mm x 68.3mm x 38.4mm / 4.6" x 2.7" x 1.5"

Weight

374.0 grams

Available color(s)

Black, Brown

FLASH & LIGHTING

Flash Type

External FL-LM1

Flash Mode

Auto, Red Eye Reduction, Slow Sync (1st curtain sync), Slow Sync (2nd curtain sync), Slow Sync (2nd curtain sync) + Red Eye Reduction, Fill-in, Manual (1/1 (FULL) to 1/64), Flash Off

Flash effective range

Not Specified

Maximum flash synchronization speed

Differs by flash unit and mode: FL-LM1: 1/250 sec., FL-50R: 1/180 sec., Other: 1/200 sec. / Super FP: 1/125 to 1/4000 sec., RC: 1/160 sec.

EXPOSURE & IMAGING

Shooting / Drive modes

Single, self-timer (2 and 12 sec. delay), Movie, sequential

Exposure / Capture modes

i Auto (Live Guide can be performed) , P: Program AE (Program shift can be performed), A: Aperture priority AE, S: Shutter priority AE, M: Manual (Live Bulb, Live Time and Live Composite), Photo Story, Scene select  AE, Art Filter, Underwater wide/macro1, Custom Mysets 1-42
  1. Assign to a button to activate
  2. Myset can be assigned to mode dial positions (replacing the original modes)

Scene modes

"Portrait, e-Portrait, Landscape, Landscape + Portrait, Sport, Hand-held Starlight1, Night scene, Night + Portrait, Children, High Key, Low Key, DIS mode, Macro, Nature Macro, Candle, Sunset, Documents, Panorama, Fireworks, Beach & Snow, Fisheye Conv., Wide Conv., Macro Conv., Panning, 3D2
1. 8 images automatically shot and combined into a single image composite 
2. For 3D lens (H-FT012 by Panasonic) only, still photo only

Exposure Metering System

TTL Image Sensor metering system

Exposure compensation

±5 EV in increments of 1/3, 1/2 or 1 EV

Sensitivity

Auto: ISO LOW (approx. 100) - 25600 (customizable, default ISO LOW - 1600)
Manual: ISO LOW (approx. 100) - 25600 in 1/3 or 1 EV ISO steps

Shutter type

Computerized focal-plane, high-speed mechanical shutter, Electronically controlled focal-plane shutter

Shutter speed

1/4000 sec to 60 sec, Bulb

White balance mode

Custom WB (Kelvin setting), Auto, 4 Capture WBs, 7 Preset WBs

Picture effects / Color modes

Fourteen in-camera Art Filters are enhanced by new filter variations, art effects and bracketing. You can use Art Filters in all shooting modes as well as filming 1080 HD movies. 
, orange, red, neutral, Green for Monotone, yellow

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