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Olympus Japan releases special PEN Lite E-PL1s

Olympus Japan announces a special version of their PEN model, the Lite E-PL1s. The camera comes in a kit with a more compact, lightweight (just 112 grams) M. ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 model II zoom lens. The original 14-42mm lens puts 25% more weight on scales. The lens is the first Movie & Still Compatible (MSC) model. At the same time Olympus introduces another lightweight MSC lens, the M. ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm F4.0-5.6 that brings only 190 grams on the scales...

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Check out the standard Olympus PEN E-PL1 specifications and reviewsThe information below is Google translated from the Japanese Olympus website

Olympus PEN Lite E-PL1s

More compact, lightweight standard zoom lens is the world's lightest 454g 1 ※ achieved.  644g in weight and is Daburuzumukitto, to improve portability.  Moreover, as the kit lens is the first MSC (Movie & Still Compatible) with a mechanism.  Can now be agile and quiet autofocus.  In addition, you can easily adjust the background blur and intuitive, allowing highly original expression "Live Guide" also included.  Combining the ease and lightness PEN Lite E-PL1 improved model is the emergence of PEN Lite E-PL1s.


M. ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 II

MSC (Movie & Still Compatible) mechanism," by adopting, AF (auto focus) to achieve a faster and quieter.  As well as still images, you can enjoy comfortable SLR picture quality in movie mode.  In addition, while maintaining the optical performance of the conventional standard zoom lens (M. ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6) 25% lighter compared to just 112g in weight achieved.  The portable standard zoom lens.


M. ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm F4.0-5.6

MSC is equipped with a zoom lens mechanism.  High imaging performance is intact, weighs just 190g and small, lightweight and portable Excellent.  Sports and athletic, is recommended when the lens and camera at a distance far from school play.

Additional information: Check out the standard Olympus PEN E-PL1 specifications and reviews
November 16, 2010
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