When you see the Olympus PEN E-PL8, you can’t resist the urge to pick it up and hold it. With its sleek contemporary design, it looks more like a beautiful accessory and less like a traditional camera. Premium materials and finishes add to the luxurious appearance and feel. The compact PEN E-PL8 fits into a handbag and is ready anytime you need spectacular photos or videos - you’ll be an instant hit on your social newsfeeds. The flip touchscreen monitor provides easy operation, and the powerful in-camera creativity tools let you express your individual style. It doesn't just take great pictures. It makes an impression.
The Olympus PEN E-PL8 Features a stylish, distinctive design and it's compact size is easy to hold and ideal for travel. The 16 Megapixel Live MOS Sensor offers sharp and stunning images, while the Supersonic Wave Filter Sensor Dust Reduction System helps keep it free of debris. The 3-Axis In-Body Image Stabilization System keeps your images sharp at lower shutter speed even without a tripod. While the 3.0" 180° Downward Flip Touch LCD Monitor helps you to achieve brave new angles with your photographs. The 81-point touch AF, and high-speed 8.5fps sequential shooting, guarantee that you will capture all of the action, from ports to kids playing. The powerful iAuto Mode automatically selects the optimal setting from 42 different modes to help you get the best shot every time.
You’re attending a wedding and want to look your best. Take along the camera that looks amazing too. The PEN E-PL8’s premium materials and finishes, from the leather grain to intricately-textured dials to the brushed aluminum, turn this beautiful camera into a high-end accessory. Every inch of the E-PL8 has been thoughtfully considered, like the modern rounded corners and the embossed Olympus PEN logo. Even after hours of capturing friends and family at a wedding reception, this lightweight, compact camera will feel comfortable in your hand.
Touch LCD Monitor
Traveling to new places is always an adventure. Using your camera shouldn’t be. That’s why the PEN E-PL8 has a unique flip monitor that’s also a touch screen. All of the primary functions are in one place – right at your fingertips. Of course, what’s an overnight trip, week-long vacation, or dream honeymoon without selfies in cool locations? The PEN E-PL8 automatically shifts into Selfie Mode when the monitor is flipped down. Sophisticated imaging technology ensures spectacular-looking selfies, even in low light or at night.
Easy Shooting Modes
Your toddler is growing up quickly and you want shots you’ll appreciate for years to come. The PEN E-PL8 helps you get photos even a professional will appreciate. In iAuto, the intelligent E-PL8 instantly chooses the best of 42 modes ensuring the perfect picture. Use Live Guide to adjust the look of an image before you take it – like blurring an image’s background. Plus, the E-PL8 automatically compensates for motion blur with its in-body 3-Axis Image Stabilization System – perfect for getting clear, crisp shots while chasing your kids down the soccer field.
Spending time with family and friends is always at the top of your to-do list. It’s a chance to shoot your best stills and video. With the E-PL8, it’s also a chance to get creative. Fourteen Art Filters - including the Partial Colour filter - give your images and video a unique, personalized look. When you’re at a big family birthday, use the video Clips feature to edit together snippets of video and add music to easily create a fun video, all in camera. And when you’re out on the town with friends, use the nighttime Live Composite Mode to capture stunning cityscapes and stars you’ll always treasure.
When loved ones are around, everyone wants to get in the photo. It’s easy with the PEN E-PL8. Use the camera’s built-in Wi-Fi and fast QR code setup to link your smart device with the free Olympus Image Share app, then remotely control the camera, frame the shot, and trip the shutter. Spontaneous everyday moments of your kids, your family, and your life can be instantly and wirelessly uploaded and shared. It’s an easy way of keeping everyone important to you updated about your life.