Olympus has announced a new mirrorless camera Olympus OM-D E-1 Mark III. It is a successor of 2016 model that launched with the name Olympus OM-D E-1 Mark II.
Olympus OM-D E-1 Mark III price
The Olympus OM-D E-1 Mark III is priced at $1,799.99 (~Rs. 1,28,550) for the body only. The camera with 12-40mm lens kit is priced at $2,499.99 (~Rs. 1,78,520) while with 12-100mm lens kit, is priced at $2,899.99 (~Rs. 2,07,100). The camera will be available starting on February 28, 2020.
Olympus OM-D E-1 Mark III specifications
The Mark III has the same 20.4-megapixel Live MOS Four Thirds sensor found in the OM-D E-M1 Mark II. The pictures are processed by the TruePic IX quad-core processor. The new processor also added some new features.
Live ND (neutral density) lets you preview the impact of a long exposure. You can sue the feature while shooting the landscape scenes. Olympus has also upgraded the astrophotography mode. The Starry Sky mode allows users to take some breath-taking shots of celestial bodies. It is able to capture up to 60 fps with AF/AE Lock, or up to 18 fps with AF/AE Continuous Tracking. It can also shoot 4K video recording at 30/25/24fps along with OM-Log mode.
The camera also features a 3.0-inch touch LCD monitor and a 2.36M dot OLED electronic viewfinder. Other key features include handheld High Res Shot mode, multi-selector focus point control with the help of a joystick, 400,000 shot shutter life.
It comes with 5GHz built-in wi-fi support to transfer high-quality images. You can use the mobile app as well, to transfer images from the camera to the PC.