Olympus has officially introduced its new ultra-slim PEN E-PL2 camera with an innovative new design. The new Olympus PEN E-PL2 digital camera offers stunning features of 3.0-inch LCD display with 460,000 dots of resolution, 12.4 megapixels High Speed Live MOS sensor, Live Guide access in HD Movie mode, multi exposure for combining up to three RAW images, image stabilization system, and new Live Wheel on the back makes it easier to navigate menus and pick out the right feature or mode. In addition, PEN E-PL2 is also equipped with a super quiet new Movie & Still Compatible (MSC) ED m14-42mm f3.5/5.6 zoom lens, built-in flash, and Live Guide II to achieve the perfect result effortlessly.

Features of Olympus PEN E-PL2:

  • 3.0-inch LCD with 460,000 dot resolution  for bright and easy image composition
  • 12.3 megapixels ergonomically High Speed Live MOS sensor
  • MSC Lens – the new Movie & Still Compatible (MSC) ED m14-42mm f3.5/5.6 zoom lens (28mm-84mm equivalent)
  • 1/4000th sec. shutter speed with 3fps sequential shooting
  • Long-life BLS-5 Li-ion battery
  • SDXC card compatible
  • Easy-to-use Live Wheel feature menu
  • Live Guide in HD Movie and still mode
  • Live View in HD Movie and still mode
  • Up to ISO 6400 to take great low-light photos with the camera’s increased ISO sensitivity
  • Live Guide II
  • 6 Art Filter Variations and Enhancements: Pop Art, Soft Focus, Grainy Film, Pin Hole, Diorama, and Dramatic Tone
  • Face Detection with iDetect that corrects camera shake irrespective of the lens or adapter attached
  • 22 Scene-Select modes for effortless picture taking, including Fireworks, Sunset, Children, Macro and Panorama
  • Supersonic Wave Filter dust protection system

The new compact, lightweight Olympus PEN E-PL2 digital camera measures 115 x 73 x 42 mm and weighs 362 gram (includes batteries) only. Olympus PEN E-PL2 is now available through leading retailer for a MSRP of $599.99 with the new MSC ED m14-42mm f3.5/5.6 zoom lens (28mm-84mm equivalent).