Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III Review

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The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III is a Micro Four Thirds mount camera from Olympus with a 17.4 x 13 mm (Four Thirds) MOS sensor. You can view the best Olympus mirrorless cameras here.

The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III Mirrorless Camera is a high-end camera that is perfect for photographers who want to take their photography to the next level. The camera features a 20.4MP Live MOS Micro Four Thirds sensor that allows for stunning images and videos. The TruePic IX image processor ensures that images are processed quickly and with great clarity. The 2.36m-Dot 0.74x electronic viewfinder is perfect for capturing stunning images and videos. The 3.0″ 1.037m-Dot vari-angle touchscreen is perfect for easy use and control. The camera features 5-axis sensor-shift image stabilization that ensures smooth videos and photos even when you are moving around. The camera also features ISO 200-25600, up to 15 fps shooting, and 121-point all cross-type phase-detect AF. The weather-sealed construction makes the camera resistant to the elements and perfect for shooting in any weather condition.

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III Key Features

  • 20.4MP Live MOS Micro Four Thirds Sensor
  • TruePic IX Image Processor
  • 2.36m-Dot 0.74x Electronic Viewfinder
  • 3.0″ 1.037m-Dot Vari-Angle Touchscreen
  • DCI 4K/24p & UHD 4K/30p Video Recording
  • 5-Axis Sensor-Shift Image Stabilization
  • ISO 200-25600
  • Up to 15 fps Shooting
  • 121-Point All Cross-Type Phase-Detect AF
  • Weather-Sealed Construction

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Frequently Asked Questions

What’s included with the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III?
Included with the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III are: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III Mirrorless Camera, Olympus BLH-1 Lithium-Ion Battery (7.4V, 1720mAh), Olympus BLH-1 Lithium-Ion Battery (7.4V, 1720mAh), Olympus BCH-1 Battery Charger, Shoulder Strap, USB Cable, Cable Clip, Limited 1-Year Warranty. You can also usually find Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III bundle kits with additional accessories and lenses included.

What lens mount does the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III have?
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III has a Micro Four Thirds lens mount. This is a popular lens mount, so you should have no issues finding Micro Four Thirds lenses. This lens mount is also available on the following cameras: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III, Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark IV, Olympus OM-D E-M1X, Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark III, Olympus PEN E-PL10, Panasonic Lumix G9, Panasonic Lumix GH5 II, Panasonic Lumix GH5, Panasonic Lumix GH5S, Panasonic Lumix GH6, OM SYSTEM OM-1, OM SYSTEM OM-5

What kind of sensor does the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III have?
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III has a 17.4 x 13 mm (Four Thirds) MOS sensor.

What is the resolution of the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III?
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III’s 17.4 x 13 mm (Four Thirds) MOS sensor has the following resolutions – Actual: 21.8 Megapixel
Effective: 20.4 Megapixel (5184 x 3888).

Does the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III have image stabilization?
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III has Sensor-Shift, 5-Axis image stabilization. Image stabilization is important for photographers interested in shooting in low light without relying on a tripod.

What size and resolution screen does the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III have?
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III’s screen is 3.0″ and has a resolution of 1,037,000 Dots.

How many autofocus points does the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III have?
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III has the following autofocus points – Phase Detection: 121 (121 Cross-Type)
Contrast Detection: 121.

What is the material construction of the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III?
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III is made of Magnesium Alloy.

Does the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III have a built-in ND filter?
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III has a 1 to 5 Stop Electronic ND Filter built into the camera.

Can the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III shoot photos and video?
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III can shoot stills & video. This is arguably the most important feature to check before purchasing a camera. You don’t want to be caught off guard when you go to shoot video and your camera only takes photos.

What batteries does the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III take?
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III takes the following batteries: 1 x BLH-1 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion, 7.4 VDC, 1720 mAh (Approx. 420 Shots).

How are the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III’s dimensions?
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III has dimensions of 5.28 x 3.58 x 2.71″ / 134.1 x 90.9 x 68.9 mm.

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