Olympus just announced its new PEN E-PL2 Digital Camera at the CES, it is the latest member of the Olympus PEN family of compact interchangeable lens digital cameras. It was just spotted by our friend over at Aving, this new camera features a 3-inch LCD display for bright and easy image composition, it has the capability of recording HD video with its M.Zuiko Digital MICRO Four Thirds lenses. The new camera also expands your creative potential with Live Guide II, new in-camera creative features, new auxiliary lenses, a new Close-Up Spotlight accessory (MAL-1) and the new Olympus PENPal Bluetooth accessory.
- MSC Lens – the new Movie & Still Compatible (MSC) ED m14-42mm f3.5/5.6 zoom lens
- Live Guide II – preview HD video and still image effects on the E-PL2’s high-resolution LCD screen to achieve the perfect result effortlessly
- Art Filter Variations and Enhancements — choose from different art filter looks to expand your creative horizons or overlay different art filters to create something new, now with full manual control
- 6400 ISO Sensitivity
- New Ergonomic Body Design – shoot stills and videos comfortably with a more ergonomic grip and updated button placement and functionality for ease of use; and Face Detection with iDetect – an amazing new function makes it easier to capture the spirit of your subject, automatically making a person’s eye the focus point of the image. The E-PL2 further reduces the chance of blurred subjects in images by recognizing up to eight faces, tracking them within the image area, and automatically focusing and optimizing exposure for sharp portraits.