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 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 OM-D E-M10 will satisfy your needs..
Even though recording videos is a passion, you're not necessarily looking to go pro. You're content with making tweaks to a couple of settings to suit the shot you're about to take. The OM-D E-M10 is very accessible which makes it suitable for this.
Streaming video live is a great way to share your experiences and this camera from Olympus provides a couple of connectivity options to help you with this.
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 OM-D E-M10 is a great companion to have.
For the YouTubers - This is a good choice for your video recordings because in addition to it's excellent Image Sensor Size (18.00 x 13.500 mm mm), it comes with an in-built image stablizer that ensures your shots remain steady.
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.
There are times when you just want to take simple but great photos of things around you without bothering too much about camera settings. For that purpose, the OM-D E-M10 is a really good choice.
Actions shots are for more engaging than people posing for a photograph at events. The Olympus OM-D E-M10 comes with Auto Focus Tracking which helps ensure people in motion still look sharp in your photos.
Whether it's golf or tennis and everything in-between, the Tracking Focus capability in this camera allows you maintain your subject as the centre of attention even while in motion. It's Continuous Shooting Mode also helps take multiple shots in a couple of seconds allowing you assess a set of options you can pick from.
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.
When taking photos of the beautiful creatures of the wild, you'll need to have Tracking Focus mode activated so as not to miss any great moments while they are active in their habitat. Burst shots help as well, which this camera happens to have making it a very good option for your needs.
To capture mother nature in her full beauty requires a good eye and a camera that can adequately handle landscape scenarios. This model from Olympus is good fit as it's got the ability to focus on multiple parts of your picture frame.
Transferring your shots from your camera to another device is made even more convenient with the in-built Wi-FI capability of this camera.
Boasting clean lines and premium looks, the OM-D E-M10 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.
If you want a camera powerful enough to can capture incredible photo and video, yet compact enough to bring just about anywhere, look no further than the Olympus OM-D E-M10. Thanks to the Four Thirds 16.1MP Live MOS sensor and TruePic VII image processor, this mirrorless camera delivers outstanding photographs that can reach up to 4608 x 3456 pixels. This high-speed performance extends to the continuous shooting rate that's capable of capturing up to 8 frames per second. When you want to switch to video, rest assured that the E-M10 is able to record movies in Full HD 1080p with the same extraordinary detail and accurate colour rendition. Designed to keep pace with life itself, the compact camera body is sleek and slender for an all-around effortless carry. The stylish design is built out of metal and features meticulously engineered parts for a camera that looks as great as the photos it takes.
|Camera Type||MILC Body|
|Operating Temperature (T-T)||0 - 40 °F|
|Product Colour||Black, Silver|
|Image Formats Supported||JPG, MPO, RAW|
|Playback Modes||Rotation, Slideshow|
|Scene Modes||Beach, Children, Documents, Fireworks, Night, Night portrait, Panorama, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Sunset, Landscape (scenery)|
|Scene Modes Present||Yes|
|Self-timer Delay||2, 12 s|
|White Balance||Auto, Cloudy, Custom modes, Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Shade, Sunny, Tungsten, Underwater|
|Flash Exposure Compensation||Yes|
|Flash Exposure Correction||±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Fill-in, Flash off, Manual, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronization|
|Flash Sync-speed||1/800 s|
|Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam||Yes|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points||81|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection||1|
|Auto Focusing (AF) Modes||Continuous Auto Focus, Face detection, Single Auto Focus, Tracking Auto Focus|
|ISO Sensitivity||100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600, Auto|
|ISO Sensitivity (max)||25600|
|ISO Sensitivity (min)||100|
|Light Exposure Modes||Aperture priority AE, Auto, Shutter priority AE|
|Light Metering||Centre-weighted, Evaluative (Multi-pattern), Spot|
|Camera Shutter Type||Mechanical|
|Continuous Shooting Mode||Yes|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/4000 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|
|Live stream capable||1|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Motion JPEG Frame Rate||30 fps|
|Supported Aspect Ratios||1:1, 3:2, 3:4, 4:3, 16:9|
|Video Formats Supported||AVC, AVI, H.264, MOV, MPEG4|
|Video Resolutions||640 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||PCM, WAV|
|Compatible Memory Cards||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|Display Aspect Ratio||3:2|
|Display Resolution (numeric)||1037000 pixels|
|Field Of View||100 %|
|Image Sensor Size||4/3|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||18.00 x 13.500 mm|
|Sensor Type||Live MOS|
|Total Megapixels||17.2 MP|
|Image Processor||TruePic VII|
|Image Editing||Resizing, Trimming|
|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)||320 shots|
|Battery Technology||Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)|
|Number Of Batteries Supported||1|
|Power Source Type||Battery|
|Battery Charger Included||Yes|
|Bundled Software||Viewer 3|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Maximum Image Resolution||4608 x 3456 pixels|
|Still Image Resolution(s)||4608 x 3456|
|Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)||30 - 90 %|