You Are There: Olympus Rolls Out Long-Awaited E-3 DSLR at Swank NYC…


You read the press release and saw all the product pics, and now we take you to the stylin' camera event Olympus held at the American Museum of Natural History in New York, laying on the fancyness and even carving some ice for the benefit of us ink-stained (pixel-stained?) wretches. Check out the star of the show,… » 10/17/07 2:45pm 10/17/07 2:45pm

Olympus Debuts Three New Supersonic, Superfast Lenses for E-3 Occasion

Olympus is dropping three new SWD (Supersonic Wave Drive, their proprietary AF tech) Zuiko lenses and a plethora of new accessories to go with its newest DSLR flagship, the E-3. First up is the ED 12-60mm f2.8-4.0 SWD lens, which Olympus claims "delivers the fastest autofocus speed in the world" when paired with the… » 10/16/07 6:00pm 10/16/07 6:00pm

Olympus Unveils E-3 Digital SLR, Claims World's Fastest Autofocus

Ever since it was spotted in Korea, it's not a well kept secret, but today Olympus made its flagship E-3 digital SLR camera official. The body will costs $1,699 without a starter lens. The big claims:
• World's fastest autofocus when coupled with new Zuiko Supersonic Wave Drive lenses
• Weatherproof magnesium alloy… » 10/16/07 6:00pm 10/16/07 6:00pm