Olympus E-PL8 14-42mm (28-84mm Equivalent) Power Zoom

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  • Regular price $1,099.00


A new PEN for those who enjoy cameras and photography in their own unique way.

A new PEN with a refined design. This camera is almost like an accessory on its own. This PEN is packed with features to help you express yourself, such as selfie mode, Wi-Fi, Art Filter, and more. It's a camera to be proud of and one that you'll always want to use.

DSLR Image Quality

With a large sensor, interchangeable lenses, and state-of-the-art technology, shoot DSLR-quality photos with defocused backgrounds and a clear, blur-free picture.

Touch Selfie

E-PL8 is the perfect camera to take selfies.
And with selfie movies, you can capture yourself moving and speaking.

Smartphone Linkage

Easily import your favourite photos and movies to your smartphone via Wi-Fi for sharing.
Use the remote shooting function to capture yourself from head to toe, exactly in the way you want.

Specifications:

Max resolution 4608 x 3456
Other resolutions 3200 x 2400, 1280 x 960
Image ratio w:h 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Effective pixels 16 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors 17 megapixels
Sensor size Four Thirds (17.3 x 13 mm)
Sensor type CMOS
Processor TruePic VII
Color space sRGB, AdobeRGB
Color filter array Primary color filter
Image
ISO Auto, 200 - 25600
Boosted ISO (minimum) 100
White balance presets 7
Custom white balance Yes (4 slots)
Image stabilization Sensor-shift
Image stabilization notes 3.5 stops
Uncompressed format RAW
JPEG quality levels Super fine, fine, normal, basic)
File format
  • JPEG
  • Raw (ORF)
  • 3D (MPO)
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Autofocus assist lamp Yes
Manual focus Yes
Number of focus points 81
Lens mount Micro Four Thirds
Focal length multiplier 2×
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Tilting
Screen size 3
Screen dots 1,037,000
Touch screen Yes
Screen type TFT-LCD
Live view Yes
Viewfinder type None
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 60 sec
Maximum shutter speed 1/4000 sec
Exposure modes
  • iAuto
  • Program
  • Aperture priority
  • Shutter priority
  • Manual
  • Bulb
  • Time
Scene modes
  • Portrait
  • e-Portrait
  • Landscape
  • Landscape + Portrait
  • Sport
  • Hand-held Starlight
  • 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,
  • 3D
Built-in flash No (small external flash included)
External flash Yes (GN7 @ ISO 100)
Flash X sync speed 1/250 sec
Drive modes
  • Single
  • Continuous (H, L)
  • Self-timer (2 or 12 sec, custom)
Continuous drive 8.0 fps
Self-timer Yes (2 or 12 sec, custom)
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure compensation ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 1 EV steps)
AE Bracketing ±5 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV steps)
WB Bracketing Yes (3 frames in 2/4/6 stops in A-B/G-M axis)
Videography features
Resolutions 1920 x 1080 (30p), 1280 x 720 (30p), 640 x 480 (30 fps)
Format H.264, Motion JPEG
Microphone Stereo
Speaker Mono
Storage
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC card
Connectivity
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
HDMI Yes (micro-HDMI)
Microphone port No
Headphone port No
Wireless Built-In
Wireless notes 802.11b/g/n
Remote control Yes (wired or via smartphone)
Physical
Environmentally sealed No
Battery Battery Pack
Battery description BLS-50 lithium-ion battery & charger
Battery Life (CIPA) 350
Weight (inc. batteries) 357 g (0.79 lb / 12.59 oz)
Dimensions 115 x 67 x 38 mm (4.53 x 2.64 x 1.5)