Olympus Cameras have always been favourite among professional and amateur photographers. Olympus E-P3 is the new camera which lets you capture your own world with style and sophistication. The first half-frame camera by Olympus was styled by Yoshihisa Maitani and was produced in Japan. Its portability made it named as a Pen and since 1959, the Pen series are made by Olympus. Olympus features a wide range of Pen series including the Pen S, Pen D, Pen EE, Pen EM and The Pen Wide series.
However, in 2009, a digital pen; a Micro Four Thirds system also called the PEN E-P1 was introduced by Olympus. E-P2 was released in 2010 following the release of E-P1 and now Olympus E-P3 is a true masterpiece of Olympus, available in three gorgeous colors of silver, black and white at an expensive price of $899.99.
Metallic Design with Spectacular Power
Olympus E-P3 boosts a metallic design with spectacular power and allows you to capture the world with the creative images. Olympus E-P3 is compatible with a variety of interchangeable lenses, accessories and strobes to fulfill all your photography requirements.
Rapid Speed with World’s best ever Autofocus
Olympus E-P3 gives shutter response time of less than 60 milliseconds with the new FAST (Frequency Acceleration Sensor Technology) AF System. You can shoot active photos with selectable 3×3 groups focused within the 35-point area. The AF Tracking function and MOVIE+STILL Compatible Lenses (MSC) let you adjust the focus and brightness for both movies and still subjects. TRUEPIC VI Image Processor features Advanced Tone Control and Real Color Technology for enhanced color reproduction including emerald green, yellow, and gold colors. . It also reduces the noise found in Live video. MF Assist allows you to zoom up to five times by rotating the focus ring.
Be Professional with the New 12.3MP LIVE MOS SENSOR
New 12.3MP LIVE MOS SENSOR allows you to be professional with Olympus E-P3. The mZuiko digital lenses enable you to shoot ISO 12,800 and Full HD movies. Supersonic Wave Filter prevents your images from dust and spots, thus giving clear images. The three-mode In-body Image Stabilization system saves you from shooting blurry images. The MOS SENSOR allows capturing images with clarity and fine details. The optional PP-1 PENPAL or Eye-Fi™ card eliminates the need of bulky cables. “Eye Detect AF” lets you to adjust focus with Face Detection capability of capturing up to eight faces.
Superb Performance even in less light
Olympus E-P3 gives superb performance, even in less light with the built-in Flash and red eye reduction.. AF ILLUMINATOR is the LED beam enabling you to focus up to 10 feet. The photographic performance can be maximized with Wireless flash; FL-300R or the existing FL-36R and FL-50R.
Artistic Creativity in your hands
Olympus E-P3 brings out the artist within you by 1080i HD video shooting capability. A direct HD Movie Button allows video shooting and stereo sound in either AVCHD or AVI formats. The 3D Photo Mode lets you to shoot 3D images resulting in an .MPO file, which can be later displayed on 3D televisions or laptops. The In-camera Art Filters features ten functions including Diorama, Cross Process, Gentle Sepia and Dramatic Tone, Pop Art, Soft Focus, Pale & Light Color, Light Tone, Grainy Film, Pin Hole.
Live videos can be captured with uncompressed CD-quality 16 bit/44.1kHz Linear PCM stereo recording or AC3 Dolby Digital audio. The Multiple Exposure function and the five Aspect Ratios (4:3 / 3:2 / 16:9 / 6:6 / 3:4) makes photo capturing easier. The Shadow Adjustment Technology and 23 Scene-Select modes for shooting Fireworks, Sunset, Children, Macro and Panorama scenes let you experience the world with Olympus Eye. ePortrait Mode lets you to capture striking portraits. iEnhance improves the color of your images. Live Guide system gives photographic effects, such as color saturation, brightness and tone, etc.
Photos at your single touch with Three-Inch OLED TOUCH SCREEN
Olympus E-P3 with 614k three-inch OLED TOUCH high-resolution screen gives an unbelievable display for your photos. Anti-Fingerprint coating and intuitive capability provides ease. A dial, sub dial and two new function buttons provide simplicity for adjusting the aperture and exposure time. Live View operation makes sure that subject is in the focus frame. With the HDMI output port, photo sharing to your HDTV is much easier. iAuto automatically recognizes the scene and adjusts the focus. Live Control gives more accuracy and sharpness toyour images. Overall, Olympus E-P3 is a smart camera with a lot of innovative features that do the justice with its expensive price range.