Olympus Pen E-PL8

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By PhotographyBLOG on 80

The Olympus E-PL8 is a new compact system camera from the brand, which sits in the entry-level or beginner line-up. It is aimed towards bloggers, and has many features which may appeal to those who run their own websites. In many ways it remains...

By Photo Review Australia on 86

Aside from its new body design and a few minor tweaks, there's not much difference between the E-PL7 and E-PL8. It's difficult to find local stores stocking the E-PL7, although a few off-shore re-sellers have it listed for between AU$520 and $550. The...

By Shutterbug on

The Olympus PEN E-PL8 is a very stylish compact camera with a 16MP MFT. Lab tests and comments are from Betternet, Shutterbug's TIPA affiliated testing lab, and are edited by George Schaub, a member of TIPA's Technical Committee. For more information...

By DPexpert on

The E-PL8 is apparently aimed at the fashion conscious smartphone users who are impressed with the choice of different coloured faux leather skins and straps and who think they might like the better quality to be had from an interchangeable lens camera...

By Trusted Reviews on

Hands-on with the latest entry into Olympus' the E-PL range Among all the hype of the OM-D E-M1 II launch at Photokina, it would have been easy to miss the fact that Olympus also announced a new PEN camera – for the first time in two years the E-PL...

By ePHOTOzine on

The stylish Olympus PEN E-PL8 will be available in a number of different colours, including tan, white and black from October 2016. The E-PL8 features a 3inch tilting touch-screen that can be faced forwards, for selfie or group shots. Olympus PEN...

By Steves Digicams on

Here's the scenario. You're getting into photography. Actually, you kinda love expressing yourself in picture form. You have Instagram and EyeEm on your smartphone, but you're unsatisfied with the image quality. Or maybe you've been rocking a...

By Digital Photography Review on

The E-PL8 valiantly takes place at the bottom of Olympus' Micro Four Thirds lineup, though don't assume that it's low-end. It replaces the E-PL7 as Olympus' 'gateway' camera into its ILC system for people who have discovered their love of photography...

By The Imaging Resource on

There's a new entry-level mirrorless camera in Olympus' Micro Four Thirds lineup, the PEN E-PL8. Compared to its predecessor, the E-PL7, much of the E-PL8's changes are in form rather than function, but that doesn't mean the camera is just a pretty...

International Review By 01Net on 70

Olympus Pen E-PL8Si vous êtes à la recherche d'un petit hybride à optique interchangeable qui soit à la fois dans l'air du temps - écran à selfie - et doté d'un joli look, cet Olympus Pen E-PL8 est une valeur sûre pour peu que vous ne noyez pas...

International Review By pcrevue.sk on 83

Olympus svoju osmičku v rade PEN pojal ako dizajnový kúsok v retroštýle, určený podobne ako jej predchodcovia do rúk hlavne blogerkám a fotografkám. Určenie naznačujú hneď 3 farebné varianty v kombináciách striebornej s čiernou, bielou alebo hnedou....

International Review By ePHOTOzine on 90

Ultra-stylish, retro, cute, chic, are all words that you could quite easily use to describe the new Olympus PEN E-PL8, the latest PEN camera from Olympus. To add to this, you can buy the Olympus PEN E-PL8 in white, brown or black, with...

International Review By Les Numériques on 80

À n'en pas douter, l'Olympus Pen E-PL8 est un joli boîtier, avec certaines possibilités intéressantes : écran orientable à 180° stabilisation du capteur, compacité filtres artistiques, etc. Mais dans le fond, ce n'est qu'un Pen E-PL7 redessiné avec...

International Review By letsgodigital.org/nl/ on 75

Olympus E-PL8 review conclusieDe Olympus PEN E-PL8 is een kleine, lichte en stijlvolle camera. De systeemcamera voelt dankzij de metalen body solide en luxueus aan. Vrouwen zullen het extra interessant vinden dat er ook tal van bijpassende accessoires...

International Review By giga.de on

Die Olympus Pen E-PL8 ist eine kleine Systemkamera, mit der man sehr gerne Fotos schießt.Mit Objektiv kostet die Pen E-PL8 599 Euro*, nur das Gehäuse kommt auf 449 Euro (aktuell im Angebot bei Cyberport: 409 Euro). Eine Alternative sind da schon...

International Review By pc-magazin.de on

Die Olympus E-PL8 mag für eine junge, weibliche Zielgruppe konzipiert sein, machte aber auch beim Testteam – Männer im besten Alter – durchaus einen gefälligen Eindruck. Sie ist blitzsauber verarbeitet, sieht schnuckelig aus und überzeugt im Alltag. Die...