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  • Art Meets Science: Perspective Playground in Paris

    The playground success story continues: from October 28th to November 25th 2015, Olympus is inviting all photography enthusiasts to the “Perspective Playground, Explore the Art of Imaging” exhibition being held at the Palais de Tokyo in Paris. Visitors to the interactive exhibition will use the Olympus products to embark on a fascinating journey into optical worlds. More

  • Designers for precise devices

    They cut quickly, seal safely and dissect tissue without unwanted bleeding – surgeons appreciate the Olympus Thunderbeat models because they make operations so predictable. The new additions to the Thunderbeat portfolio are the work of industrial designers Chikayoshi Meguro and Reisuke Osada. It took the Japanese duo almost two years to perfect their latest masterpieces. Consultations with medical experts and practicing doctors were a recurring part of the process. More

  • Get Closer: the VISERA 4K UHD Endoscopy System gives surgeons four times higher resolution

    Olympus launches the VISERA 4K UHD system across Europe. Marketing for this surgical endoscopy system will commence with the World Congress of Endourology (1-4 October, London). Surgeons will benefit from particularly sharp images thanks to integration of 4K Ultra HD technology. More

  • Launch of Ultra-HD Surgical Endoscopy System Incorporating 4K Technology

    Olympus Corporation is pleased to announce the launch of a surgical endoscopy system incorporating 4K technology, commencing in Japan and Europe in early October 2015. The technology was developed by Sony Olympus Medical Solutions Inc., the medical business joint venture between Olympus and Sony Corporation. More

  • New HID foot switches deliver exceptional flexibility and comfort for professional users

    The new RS31H and RS28H foot switches offer users a wealth of versatile options. Both models support the individual assignment of multimedia keys and hot-key combinations. Besides operation together with Olympus Dictation Management Software (ODMS), these foot switches can also be freely used independently to thereby open up a whole new world of deployment potential. For example, these new models can be used to control web browser applications and practically all third-party software, such as video and audio editing programs or gaming software. More

  • The Cultural Ambassadors

    To explore far-off lands – Briton John Cobain spent four months at the Olympus head office in Tokyo and Ryota Maruyama from Japan has spent the last two years in the European head office of Olympus in Hamburg. For both men, there were cultural obstacles to overcome, but in the end it was worth it. Above all they see their time abroad as an enriching experience.

  • All-metal E-M10 Mark II enriches OM-D's classic range

    Olympus has released the fifth model in its award-winning OM-D camera series. The new OM-D E-M10 Mark II system camera will appeal to aspiring hobby photographers with a taste for outstanding spontaneous photography, and a sharp eye for distinct design.