By picking a Mirror-less camera, you'll be getting yourself a device that matches the capability of a DSLR while sporting a slightly smaller form factor. This is due the absence of the mirror and prism that drives the optical viewfinder of a typical DSLR.
Keeping it simple - For someone who is not too bothered about technicalities, this Olympus device works!
For those who are passionate about photography at a casual level but are prepared to make the occasional technical adjustments, the OM-D E-M10 Mark II is a very straightforward option. At this skill level you'll be comfortable utilising features such as the 800 "Auto Focus points" that this camera comes with.
Just a beginner - Whether you're just starting to develop some expertise or you only record videos from time to time, then the Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II will satisfy your needs..
The Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II, is a very competent option when it comes to recording occasions and related activities. Also, the presence of its built-in Image stabilizer does help with making your clips look smooth and steady.
Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II is a great companion to have.
Self made video content - Whether its in a specialist niche or broad subject area, video content is king (or queen) these days. With an image sensor size of 17.3 x 13 mm (mm), this camera can deliver really good image quality in your videos. It's also got Wi-Fi so if you can still make your transfers even if you're not with your cables.
Slow motion recordings add an extra dimension of fun and entertainment. This camera comes with an in-built setting that enables this mode.
If you're looking for that silky-smooth rendering of your videos, this camera has got it as its able to handle 60 FPS at 1080p resolutions.
Breathtaking transitions such as rolling clouds or city lights can captured as a time-lapse using the Olympus's in-built intervalometer
Low light recording can be tricky, however this camera has got what it takes to help you through that. This is because its minimum aperture number combined with it's maximum ISO sensitivity can produce crispy images with minimal noise.
In taking those celestial photographs, the image sensor size a key component which measures at 17.3 x 13 mm (mm) for this particular camera model. You'll also want to shoot using the RAW file format to maximise the details you capture. Good news is, this camera supports that format!
If you're looking to simply use your camera to point-and-shoot everyday moments with an item or person as the subject matter, then the OM-D E-M10 Mark II is an easy recommendation for this.
Its important to ensure the celebrant (or special guests) are in clear view in every photo taken. Keeping them in focus while they're moving about is one of the great features that comes with the OM-D E-M10 Mark II.
The thrilling action of sports is filled with magical moments that shouldn't be missed. Which is why by taking the OM-D E-M10 Mark II for those games, you'll have a camera that can effectively track subjects in frame while they are in motion.
Taking photos while underwater is a lot of fun. You'll be able to bathe the subject of your photograph with the colours and hues only found when taking shots in an aquatic environment.
Sometimes while on sightseeing or on a tour, you can only observe things from a distance. Which is why the zoom capability on this camera comes in handy in that situation.
In scenarios where animals are darting about, the burst mode on this camera comes in handy as well as it's Tracking Focus capability. The combination of these features and the 17.3 x 13 mm (mm) Image Sensor on this camera, provides you with a device that suits your wildlife photography needs - whether tranquil or dramatic.
Composing photographs of landscapes is subject to the lighting conditions that you're faced with. The 17.3 x 13 mm(mm) Image Sensor Size on this model play a big role in this. Also, the Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II has a variety of scene modes which can be selected to suit the shot you're preparing to take.
With this model, you no longer need to worry about carrying cables for data transfer all the time as it comes with Wi-FI.
Whether you want to blend in, or have a camera that doesn’t attract unwanted attention, the basic design of the OM-D E-M10 Mark II fits the bill.
|Operating Temperature (T-T)||0 - 40 °F|
|Aperture Priority AE||Yes|
|Camera File System||MPO, DPOF, DCF, PRINT Image Matching III, Exif|
|Eye Relief||19.2 mm|
|Image Formats Supported||JPEG, MPO, RAW|
|Languages Support||DAN, FIN, ESP, DUT, FRE, SWE, CZE, DEU, TUR, GRE, LAV, LIT, HUN, EST, UKR, ITA, KOR, THA, JPN, RUM, NOR, POL, CHI (TR), SLV, RUS, POR, CHI (SIMPL), ENG, SLK|
|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., W|
|Scene Modes Present||Yes|
|Self-timer Delay||2, 12 s|
|White Balance||Auto, Custom modes|
|External Flash Connector||Yes|
|Flash Exposure Compensation||Yes|
|Flash Exposure Correction||±3EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)|
|Flash Guide Number||5.8 m|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Flash off, Manual, Red-eye reduction, Fill-in, Slow synchronization, Second curtain synchro|
|Flash Sync-speed||1/250 s|
|Shoe Mounting Point||Yes|
|Shoe Mounting Point Type||Hot|
|Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam||Yes|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points||800|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection||1|
|Auto Focusing (AF) Modes||Single Auto Focus, Tracking Auto Focus, Continuous Auto Focus, Face detection|
|Auto Exposure (AE) Lock||Yes|
|ISO Sensitivity||Auto, 1600, 25600, 100, 200|
|ISO Sensitivity (max)||25600|
|ISO Sensitivity (min)||100|
|Light Exposure Control||Program AE|
|Light Exposure Correction||±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)|
|Light Exposure Modes||Auto, Shutter priority AE, Manual, Aperture priority AE|
|Light Metering||Evaluative (Multi-pattern), Spot, Centre-weighted|
|Camera Shutter Speed||60 - 1/4000 s|
|Continuous Shooting Mode||Yes|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/4000 s|
|Shutter Priority AE||Yes|
|Slowest Camera Shutter Speed||60 s|
|Camcorder Media Type||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|HD Type||Full HD|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Supported Aspect Ratios||3:4, 16:9, 4:3, 3:2, 1:1|
|Video Formats Supported||AVI, H.264, MOV, MPEG4|
|Video Resolutions||640 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||PCM|
|Audio Noise Reduction||Yes|
|Microphone Operation Mode||Stereo|
|Interchangeable Lens Present||1|
|Lens Mount Interface||Micro Four Thirds|
|Compatible Memory Cards||SD, Eye-Fi, SDHC, SDXC|
|Display Aspect Ratio||3:2|
|Display Diagonal||3 "|
|Display Resolution (numeric)||1040000 pixels|
|Vari-angle LCD Display||Yes|
|Diopter Adjustment (D-D)||-4 - 2|
|Image Sensor Size||4/3|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||17.3 x 13 mm|
|Total Megapixels||17.2 MP|
|Image Editing||Trimming, Resizing|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|HDMI (Micro) Ports Quantity||1|
|HDMI Connector Type||D|
|HDMI Ports Quantity||Yes|
|USB 2.0 (Mini USB) Ports Quantity||1|
|USB 2.0 Connectors||1|
|USB Connector Type||A|
|Battery Life (CIPA Standard)||320 shots|
|Battery Technology||Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)|
|Power Source Type||Battery|
|Data Network||Not supported|
|Battery Charger Included||Yes|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Maximum Image Resolution||4608 x 3456 pixels|
|Still Image Resolution(s)||4608 x 3456640 x 480|
|Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)||30 - 90 %|