Beginning from film cameras to digital camera models, Olympus digital SLR camera has been one the world’s top sellers for quite some time now .
Olympus digital SLR camera and its ground-breaking launch has introduced some of the firsts in Olympus digital SLR camera line .
The Olympus digital SLR camera is one of the first to adopt the 4/3 system . Any digital camera that follows the 4/3 lens mounting can interchange with other 4/3 lens. Meaning, you can use the same Four Thirds lens, made by different manufacturers on digital SLR cameras ~ In compare to other models that you must have your own group of lens for your specific digital SLR camera .
However, the 4/3 system has also its disadvantages, since it is smaller than the usual 35mm lens, it can’t be used to Old Olympus lenses, because it has the old mounting system . There aren’t enough lenses for this kind, only few to choose from.
The 4/3 lens system that Olympus digital SLR camera initiated, may not be implemented . Other camera manufacturers may not support this 4/3 system because it may limit their market strategy over their own lenses and the complication of its disadvantages.
Like any other digital SLR camera, Olympus has different type of digital SLR custom to fit the individual’s skill .
For those who prefers high and low-angle photography, Olympus have their E-620 digital camera for advanced and intermediate users which has an articulated LCD screen that flicks out from the camera and can be viewed from a different angles.
If creative photography is what you want, go for the Olympus digital SLR camera model E-30. It has add-ons for architecture and landscape photographers with a digital level display that appears in the camera’s viewfinder and on the LCD .
While the Olympus E-5 is for outdoor photography with weather sealing feature, to block out moisture and the dust control system to keep the sensor clean .
Olympus made available its accessories for its digital cameras from their own website.