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Olympus Pen E-PL8

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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 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...