Olympus OM-D E-M1 Overview Type Micro Four Thirds system Lens Lens Micro Four Thirds system mount Sensor/medium Sensor 4/3 type MOS ('Live MOS sensor'), no anti-aliasing filter Image sensor size 17.3 x 13 mm, Four Thirds Live MOS Maximum resolution 4608 x 3456 (16.0 MP) Storage SD / SDHC / SDXC Focusing Focus modes Contrast Detect (sensor), Phase Detect, Multi-area, Center, Selective single-point, Tracking, Single, Continuous, Touch, Face Detection, Live View Exposure/metering Exposure modes Aperture priority, Shutter, Program AE, Manual (with focus peaking), iAuto, Bulb, Time, Scene Select, Art Filter Metering modes Multiple, Center-Weighted, Spot Flash Flash no built-in flash, compact flash included, hot-shoe on the body Shutter Shutter Mechanical shutter / Electronic shutter Shutter speed range 60–1/8000 s (1/16000 s electronic shutter) Continuous shooting 40 raw images at 10 fps with focus locked; 45 raw images at 6 fps with continuous AF (9 fps on C-AF with firmware v3.0 and above) Viewfinder Viewfinder built-in 2.36 MP (with Auto Luminance, 100% coverage) Image processing Custom WB 7 presets, with custom modes General Video/movie recording H.264 / Motion JPG, 1920 x 1080 (24 fps, 25 fps, 30 fps), 1280 x 720 (24 fps, 25 fps, 30 fps), 640 x 480 (24 fps, 25 fps, 30 fps) Rear LCD monitor tilting 3 inch, 1,037,000 dots (upwards: 80˚, downwards: 50˚) Battery BLN-1 lithium-ion ( CIPA 350) Dimensions 130 mm × 94 mm × 63 mm (5.13 × 3.68 × 2.48 inches) Weight Approx. 497 g (17.5 oz)
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Micro Four Thirds is Olympus' compact mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera introduced on September 10, 2013. It has built-in on sensor phase detection.
As of October 2014, it had the highest camera sensor rating of any Olympus camera, according to
DxO Labs, with a score of 73.
Features include [ edit ]
Sensor: 16 MP Live MOS sensor and no
anti-aliasing filter Buffer for 40
raw images at 10 frames per second with focus locked or 45 raw images at 6 frame per second with continuous autofocus.  Image stabilization: Olympus 5-axis image stabilization
TruePic VII processor with lens correction ISO range: 200-25600, with "LOW ISO 100"
Manual focus with
focus peaking Focus points
81 in contrast detection autofocus mode
37 in phase detection autofocus mode In-camera HDR
Flash: no built-in flash, small external flash included
Flash sync: 1/320 s HD video capture, including 1080i at 30 fps and 720p at 60 fps
Built-in Wi-Fi: 802.11 b/g/n for remote shooting via smartphone or tablet
Weather sealing: dust, splash, freeze resistance (-10˚C)
Customizable buttons: 2 on the front
Built-in microphone socket
Ports: AP2 accessory port, AV/USB, HDMI connector
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II [ edit ]
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II
In 2016 the OM-D E-M1 was superseded by the OM-D E-M1 Mark II. The Mark II features a slightly higher resolution 20 MP Live MOS sensor. The Mark II also has substantially faster auto focus—according to the manufacturer, six times faster upon first focus acquisition than the original E-M1. The camera also has a 60 fps max shooting rate in Pro Capture mode using the electronic shutter,
and vibration reduction technology in lenses as well as in camera.
References [ edit ]
Further reading [ edit ]
The Olympus E-M1 MkII Menu System Simplified, 5 April 2017, ISBN 978-1520997780 Tony Phillips: The Complete Guide to the Olympus O-MD E-M1 II, 15 September 2017, ISBN 978-1387230563
External links [ edit ]