Olympus PEN E-PL9 Camera Body (Black) (MFT) (Online Only. ETA 3-5 Days)
The sophisticated Olympus PEN E-PL9 has a stylish design, featuring impressive technology allowing you to be very artistic while capturing photos. Simply by using your smartphone to add Instant Art Filters which gives you the nostalgic feel to photos, The advanced photo mode such as overlapping images for multi-exposing a photo, panoramas, and HDR and many more by simply selecting the AP dial, An amazing flip-down LCD monitor making selfies so much easier without getting your hand in. Additionally, this feature delivers defocusing effects for self portraits giving you a natural composition only possible with a interchangeable lens camera, View useful tips on your smartphone such as video tutorials via the Olympus Image Share application(OI.Share).
- 16.1MP Live MOS Sensor
- TruePic VIII Image Processor
- UHD 4K Video Recording at 30 fps
- 3.0" 1.04m-Dot 180° Flip Touchscreen
- Up to 8.6 fps Shooting and ISO 25600
- 3-Axis Sensor-Shift Image Stabilization
- 121-Area FAST AF, Face/Eye Detection AF
- Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Connectivity
- Advanced Photo Mode and Art Filters
Versatile Range of Expressions
Features on the Olympus PEN E-PL9 such as Art Filter and Advanced Photo Mode deliver a versatile range of photographic expressions that are easy to create.
Art Filter lets you easily create impressive photos
Instant Film:This filter produces a warm effect on skin tones and adds a greenish cast to dark sections for an impression of depth and an overall nostalgic feeling while remaining modern in style. This effect is enhanced in portraits taken with the flash.
Using smartphone-like touch operations, create an impressive photo simply by selecting an Art Filter and releasing the shutter. You can confirm the effect of the Art Filter on the rear monitor before you shoot. The E-PL9 introduces the Instant Film Art Filter, which gives a nostalgic feel to your photo.
Advanced Photo Mode makes difficult shooting methods easy
Advanced Photo Mode makes difficult techniques, such as overlapping images for a multi-exposure photo, easy. Simply set the mode dial to AP and select a shooting method.
Touch Selfie delivers natural compositions
The flip-down LCD monitor on the E-PL9 makes it possible to use the Touch Shutter for selfies without getting your hand in the shot. This feature delivers defocusing effects for self-portraits with a natural composition only possible with an interchangeable lens camera. You can also select the self-timer for changing poses while shooting and e-Portrait for smoother skin tones in photos. A playback button appears on the screen so you can immediately check your photos.
View useful tips on your smartphone
The Olympus Image Share (OI.Share) smartphone app features a Camera How To section which lets you access tutorial video content which you can view while you are on the go, useful when you happen to forget certain operations of the camera.
The Olympus PEN E-PL9 can communicate with your smartphone via Bluetooth® and Wi-Fi®. Importing images to your smartphone is now easier than ever before.
View and import images operating only your smartphone
Even when the camera is in your bag, you can use the Olympus Image Share (OI.Share) smartphone app to view and import images on the camera.
Automatically import images with Share Order
Simply use the Share Order feature to automatically import your favourite images to your smartphone. All you need to do is tap the Share Order icon on images you want to import. Afterward, simply turn off the camera and the selected images will automatically be imported to your smartphone.
- In the case of iOS, if the smartphone is connected to a home Wi-Fi router or other access point it will not automatically connect to the camera via Wi-Fi and connection settings will not be completed. Open Wi-Fi Settings on your smartphone to manually select your camera as the connection source.
- On iOS devices, OI.Share must be launched first.
- When the smartphone OS version is Android 6.0 or later, images are not transferred automatically when the smartphone display is in sleep mode. Make sure the display is active.
- Please enable the camera background process.
Refined Design with Excellent Operability
This model features sophisticated Olympus PEN design with a focus on operability. A variety of accessories are also available to make your PEN experience even more stylish.
A simple, sophisticated design that doesn’t get old
Providing a comfortable hold, the simulated leather material used on the camera is placed across the exterior in a way that presents both a traditional and modern feel. It’s simple, timeless design lets it fit in with any fashion ensemble, making it never feel as if it is getting old. A shiny textured coating and attention to detail in every component enhance the classy design.
Compact and lightweight body for high portability
The compact, lightweight body of the E-PL9 fits in the palm of your hand, making it highly portable.
Secure grip and easy-to-use mode dial
The grip is designed so that you can get a comfortable, steady hold on the camera while shooting. The mode dial is large and highly visible so you can quickly switch shooting modes.
Touch AF Shutter for intuitive control
With Touch AF Shutter, simply touch the subject you want to capture to focus and activate the shutter. This feature delivers intuitive control for quick shooting.
- Olympus PEN E-PL9 Mirrorless Micro Four Thirds Digital Camera (Body Only, Black)
- BLS-50 Lithium-Ion Battery (7.2V, 1175mAh)
- BCS-5 Lithium-Ion Battery Charger
- USB Cable
- Shoulder Strap
|Body type||Rangefinder-style mirrorless|
|Max resolution||4608 x 3456|
|Image ratio w:h||1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9|
|Effective pixels||16 megapixels|
|Sensor photo detectors||17 megapixels|
|Sensor size||Four Thirds (17.3 x 13 mm)|
|ISO||Auto, 200-6400 (expandable to 100-25600)|
|Boosted ISO (minimum)||100|
|Boosted ISO (maximum)||25600|
|White balance presets||6|
|Custom white balance||Yes (4 slots)|
|Image stabilization notes||3-axis|
|CIPA image stabilization rating||3.5 stop(s)|
|JPEG quality levels||Super fine, fine, normal|
|Optics & Focus|
|Number of focus points||121|
|Lens mount||Micro Four Thirds|
|Focal length multiplier||2×|
|Screen / viewfinder|
|Screen type||TFT LCD|
|Minimum shutter speed||60 sec|
|Maximum shutter speed||1/4000 sec|
|Maximum shutter speed (electronic)||1/16000 sec|
|Manual exposure mode||Yes|
|Subject / scene modes||Yes|
|Flash range||7.60 m (at ISO 200)|
|Flash modes||Auto, manual, redeye reduction, slow sync w/redeye reduction, slow sync , slow sync 2nd-curtain, fill-in, off|
|Continuous drive||8.6 fps|
|Self-timer||Yes (2 or 12 secs, custom)|
|Exposure compensation||±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 1 EV steps)|
|AE Bracketing||±5 (3, 5 frames at 2/3 EV, 1 EV steps)|
|Storage types||SD/SDHC/SDXC card (UHS-I supported)|
|USB||USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)|
|HDMI||Yes (micro HDMI)|
|Wireless notes||802.11b/g/n + Bluetooth 4.0 LE|
|Remote control||Yes (via smartphone)|
|Battery description||BLS-50 lithium-ion battery & charger|
|Battery Life (CIPA)||350|
|Weight (inc. batteries)||380 g|
|Dimensions||117 x 68 x 39 mm (4.61 x 2.68 x 1.54″)|
|Timelapse recording||Yes (Video up to 4K)|
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