Selecting the Mirror-less Camera, is a great boon to you photography gear. It has what it takes to produce great shots as beginner or professional grade photos as a seasoned photographer.
Point and shoot - If you're not quite the expert yet or you're just getting started in the world of photography, the Olympus PEN F + M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14‑42mm will satisfy your needs.
For those who are passionate about photography at a casual level but are prepared to make the occasional technical adjustments, the PEN F + M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14‑42mm is a very straightforward option. At this skill level you'll be comfortable utilising features such as the 81 "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 PEN F + M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14‑42mm will satisfy your needs..
Recording every moment of the day's events is precious and this device certainly delivers. While the camera is rolling it has a handy Image stabilization feature built-in.
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 PEN F + M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14‑42mm is a great companion to have.
For your Video posts - This camera comes with an image stabilizer which reduces any wobbling in your recordings. In addition, the size of the image sensor (17.4 x 13 mm mm), helps with the actual quality of the recorded image. It also packs in Wi-Fi in this neat package.
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
Whether its a simple photo of a star constellation or advanced shot of planet trails, you'll need a camera that supports a RAW file setting and the ability change lens to suit you situation. Fortunately, the Olympus PEN F + M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14‑42mm actually has both capabilities.
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 PEN F + M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14‑42mm is an easy recommendation for this.
Actions shots are for more engaging than people posing for a photograph at events. The Olympus PEN F + M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14‑42mm comes with Auto Focus Tracking which helps ensure people in motion still look sharp in your photos.
The thrilling action of sports is filled with magical moments that shouldn't be missed. Which is why by taking the PEN F + M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14‑42mm for those games, you'll have a camera that can effectively track subjects in frame while they are in motion.
Whether its for living or non-living things, using the Olympus PEN F + M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14‑42mm for aquatic photos is a treat.
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.
From ants to zebras, a camera for nature's mosaic needs to have a great image sensor which is why the 17.4 x 13 mm (mm) that comes with this model works well for this scenario. It comes with a Continuous Shooting Mode allowing you to take successive shots rapidly.
If you've got requirements to take photos of a variety of landscapes, then the presence of multiple scene modes on a camera is helpful in order to setup quickly and start shooting. This model from Olympus has got this capability making it a suitable option for your needs. In addition, this model has the ability to select what parts of your frame you would like to focus on before you take the shot.
Transferring your shots from your camera to another device is made even more convenient with the in-built Wi-FI capability of this camera.
The outdoors can get quite sandy depending on the environment you'll be taking pictures in. Which is why a camera like this is what you'll need as its been fully certified as dust-proof.
Boasting clean lines and premium looks, the PEN F + M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14‑42mm showcases your refined taste in mobile cameras. Guaranteed to make your friends green with envy.
It looks simple, capable and doesn't stand out in any particular way.
|Operating Temperature (T-T)||0 - 40 °F|
|Product Colour||Black, Silver|
|Aperture Priority AE||Yes|
|Aperture Range (F-F)||3.5-5.6|
|Camera File System||DCF, DPOF, Exif 2.2, PRINT Image Matching III|
|Image Formats Supported||JPEG, MPO, RAW|
|Scene Modes||Beach, Candlelight, Children, Documents, Fireworks, Night, Panorama, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Sunset, Landscape (scenery)|
|Scene Modes Present||Yes|
|Self-timer Delay||2, 12 s|
|White Balance||Flash, Fluorescent, Shade, Sunny, Tungsten, Underwater|
|External Flash Connector||Yes|
|Flash Exposure Compensation||Yes|
|Flash Exposure Correction||±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)|
|Flash Guide Number||12.9 m|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Fill-in, Flash off, Manual, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronization|
|Flash Sync-speed||1/8000 s|
|Shoe Mounting Point||Yes|
|Shoe Mounting Point Type||Hot|
|Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam||Yes|
|Auto Focus (AF) Lock||Yes|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points||81|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection||1|
|Auto Focusing (AF) Modes||Continuous Auto Focus, Contrast Detection Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus, Tracking Auto Focus|
|Closest Focusing Distance||0.2 m|
|Auto Exposure (AE) Lock||Yes|
|ISO Sensitivity||80, 25600, Auto|
|ISO Sensitivity (max)||25600|
|ISO Sensitivity (min)||80|
|Light Exposure Control||Program AE|
|Light Exposure Correction||±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)|
|Light Exposure Modes||Aperture priority AE, Auto, Manual, Shutter priority AE|
|Light Metering||Centre-weighted, Evaluative (Multi-pattern), Highlight-weighted, Spot|
|Camera Shutter Type||Electronic|
|Continuous Shooting Mode||Yes|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/8000 s|
|Shutter Priority AE||Yes|
|Slowest Camera Shutter Speed||60 s|
|Analog Signal Format System||NTSC, PAL|
|Camcorder Media Type||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|HD Type||Full HD|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Motion JPEG Frame Rate||60 fps|
|Resolution At Capture Speed||[email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected]|
|Supported Aspect Ratios||1:1, 3:2, 3:4, 4:3, 16:9|
|Video Formats Supported||AVC, AVI, H.264, M-JPEG, MOV, MPEG4|
|Video Resolutions||640 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||LPCM|
|Audio Noise Reduction||Yes|
|Microphone Operation Mode||Stereo|
|Filter Size||37 mm|
|Focal Length Range (f-f)||14 - 42 mm|
|Interchangeable Lens Present||1|
|Lens Mount Interface||Micro Four Thirds|
|Maximum Aperture Number||22|
|Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||84 mm|
|Minimum Aperture Number||3.5|
|Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||24 mm|
|Number Of Diaphragm Blades||5|
|Compatible Memory Cards||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|Display Aspect Ratio||3:2|
|Display Diagonal||3 "|
|Display Resolution (numeric)||1037000 pixels|
|Field Of View||100 %|
|Vari-angle LCD Display||Yes|
|Diopter Adjustment (D-D)||-4 - 2|
|Image Sensor Size||4/3|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||17.4 x 13 mm|
|Total Megapixels||21.8 MP|
|Image Processor||TruePic VII|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|HDMI (Micro) Ports Quantity||1|
|HDMI Connector Type||Micro|
|HDMI Ports Quantity||Yes|
|USB 2.0 Type-A Ports Quantity||1|
|Battery Life (CIPA Standard)||330 shots|
|Battery Life (max)||1.33 h|
|Battery Technology||Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)|
|Number Of Batteries Supported||1|
|Power Source Type||Battery|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Lens Diameter||60.6 mm|
|Lens Length||22.5 mm|
|Weight (including Battery)||427 g|
|Maximum Image Resolution||5184 x 3888 pixels|
|Still Image Resolution(s)||5184 x 3888|
|Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)||30 - 90 %|