E‑PL9 Pancake Kit

£579.99
£399.00
VAT incl. + £0.00 Delivery charges
 

Better photographs with no fuss

  • Sublime build quality
  • Touch screen creativity
  • Share shots with ease

Available Colors

Better photographs with no fuss and a beautiful camera to take them on - that is the essence of the E-PL9.
This gem of a camera is aimed squarely at anyone who is a hoping to take photography more seriously but wants to ease their way in. Start on auto and progress to full control via the intuitive touch screen access to AP (Advanced Photo) mode. Beautifully made, the E-PL9 is smaller lighter and a whole lot prettier than conventional system cameras yet it delivers results that will make you the envy of your friends. Compatible with all Olympus MFT lenses, this latest Olympus PEN is camera you will want to take with you whatever the occasion.

E‑PL9

68mm 117.1mm
332g (body only)

Effective pixels

16.1 Megapixels

Type

Sensor shift

Method

Contrast Detection AF system

Focus areas

121 points / All target, Group target (9‑areas), Single target (normal), Single target (small)

Monitor size

7.6cm / 3.0'' (3:2)

Box Contents

E‑PL9 Body (White)

Details

  • Sublime build quality
  • Touch screen creativity
  • Share shots with ease
M.Zuiko Digital ED 14‑42mm F3.5‑5.6 EZ Pancake (Silver)

Details

  • Ultra-slim with high image quality
  • Remote control via mobile devices
  • High resolution made handy

Type

Lens mount

Micro Four Thirds

Image Sensor

Type

4/3'' Live MOS sensor

Effective pixels

16.1 Megapixels

Filter array

Primary colour filter (RGB)

Aspect ratio & area

4:3 / 17.3 x 13.0mm

Full resolution

17.2 Megapixels

Engine

Type

TruePic VIII

Filter

Dust reduction filter

Supersonic Wave Filter

Live View

Displayed information

Face detection preview*

Field of view

Approx. 100%

Magnification levels

3 / 5 / 7 / 10 / 14x

* Up to 8 faces

Image Stabiliser

Type

Sensor shift

Modes

Three‑dimensional, vertical or horizontal activation, automatic

Live View stabilisation

Available

Effective Compensation Range

Up to 3.5 EV steps (CIPA)

Focusing System

Method

Contrast Detection AF system

Focus areas

121 points / All target, Group target (9‑areas), Single target (normal), Single target (small)

Modes

AF Tracking
Single AF + MF
Continuous AF
Single AF
Manual focus

AF illuminator

Equipped

Manual focus

Available; With enlarged focusing area or focus peaking

Face Detection AF

Available

Face Detection extension

Eye Detect AF: Off
Near side priority

Predictive AF

Available

AF tracking

Available; Available in continuous AF mode

C‑AF and AF tracking only with Micro Four Thirds lenses!

Exposure System

Modes

Movie
Shutter priority
Manual
Auto
Bulb
Time
Scene Modes
Art Filter
Aperture priority
Programme automatic

Exposure compensation

+/‑ 5 EV (1, 1/2, 1/3 steps)

Note: Movie shooting, monitor and EVF displays only up to ±3 EV .

AE lock

Available

Advanced Photo Modes

Modes

Panorama
Silent
Multiple Exposure
AE bracketing
HDR Backlight*
AE bracketing
Keystone Compensation
Live Composite
Live Bulb

Scene Modes

Number of scene modes

23

Modes

Beach and Snow
Fireworks
Sunset
Landscape
Backlight HDR
Panorama
Candle
Silent mode
Macro
Documents
Nature Macro
Night Scene with portrait
Children
Hand-held Starlight
Night Scene
Panning
Sports
Light trails
Portrait
e-Portrait
Landscape with Portrait
Multi Focus

Light Metering

Method

TTL open aperture light metering

Zones

324 zones Multi‑pattern Sensing System

Detection range

‑2 ‑ 20 EV (17mm f2.8, ISO 100) 0 ‑ 20 EV when the frame ratio is set at high speed

Modes

Highlight
Spot metering
ESP light metering
Centre weighted metering
Shadow

Art Filter

Modes

Water colour
Partial Colour*
Gentle Sepia
Dramatic Tone
Bleach Bypass
Key Line
Vintage
Instant Film
Pop Art
Soft Focus
Pale & Light Colour
Light Tone
Grainy Film
Pin Hole
Diorama
Cross Process

* 18 colours selectable

Variation / Effect

Available

Sensitivity

Auto

ISO LOW* ‑ 6400 (customizable upper limit 200 ‑ 25600)

Manual

ISO LOW ‑ 25600 in 1/3 or 1 EV ISO steps

*approx. 100

Shutter

Shutter type

Electronically controlled focal plane shutter

Self timer

2s / 12s / Custom

Custom (delay 1‑30sec.,shooting interval 0.5/1/2/3sec.,number of shots 1‑10)

Modes

Bracketing
Single frame
Sequential shooting
Self timer

Shutter Speeds

Standard operation

Shutter speed range

1/4000 ‑ 60s (in 1/3, 1/2, 1 EV steps)

Bulb mode

Up to 30 minutes (selectable longest time in the menu, default: 8 minutes)

Silent mode

Shutter type

Electronic shutter

Shutter speed

1/16000 ‑ 60s

Available as "Silent" in Scene mode and Advanced photo mode.

Anti-shock mode

Shutter type

Electronic first curtain shutter

Shutter speed

1/320* ‑ 60s

* For speeds over 1/320 sec., mechanical shutter will automatically be selected.

White Balance

AUTO WB system

Advanced detection system with Live MOS sensor

Manual White balance (One-Touch)

Available

Custom WB

1 setting can be registered at Kelvin temperature (2000K ‑ 14000K)

Auto Flash adjustment

Off / Auto WB / Flash

Keep warm colour

On / Off

Sequence Shooting

Speed (H)

Approx. 8.6fps

Speed (L)

4.8fps

Max. number of frames

14 frames (RAW)

Up to card capacity (JPG / Large Normal mode)

Conditions

Memory card: TOSHIBA SDHC UHS‑II R95 W90 EXCERIA™

Note: Depending on shooting conditions, the sequential shooting speed may reduce speed during shooting.

Silent mode

Speed (H)

Approx. 14.1fps

Speed (L)

Approx. 6.1fps

Internal Flash

Modes

Slow synchronisation 2nd curtain
Fill-in
Off
TTL-Auto
Manual (Full, 1/4, 1/16, 1/64)
Red-eye reduction
Slow synchronisation with red-eye reduction
Slow synchronisation
AUTO

Type

Built‑in

Flash compensation

+/‑ 3 EV / 1/3, 1/2, 1 EV steps

Guide number

7.6 (ISO 200)

X-sync speed

1/250s / 1/4000s (Super FP Mode)

Wireless Flash Control

Control method

Triggered and controlled (Olympus Wireless RC Flash system)

Commander flash: FL‑900R, FL‑600R, STF‑8 (no control with internal flash)

Compatible external flash

FL‑36R, FL‑50R, FL‑300R, FL‑600R, FL‑900R

Number of channels

4 channels

Group setting

4 groups

Available when used together with cameras compatible with the Olympus wireless RC flash system.

Monitor

Monitor type

Tiltable LCD ‑ Touch Panel

Tilt angle

80° (up) 180° (down)

Monitor size

7.6cm / 3.0'' (3:2)

Resolution

1040K dots

Brightness adjustment

+/‑ 7 levels

Colour balance

+/‑ 7 levels Vivid (default) / Natural

Touch Control fucntions

When in Selfie Mode:

Exposure compensation
Self-timer
e-Portrait
Shutter release
Movie

Level Gauge

Detection

2‑axis

Display

Rear LCD monitor

Recording Formats

RAW

12bit

RAW & JPEG

Applied parallel recording

JPEG

Applied

Image Size

RAW

4608 x 3456

Large

4608 x 3456 Fine (compression: 1/4)

Middle

3200 x 2400

Small

1280 x 960

Still Image Recording

EXIF

2.3

DCF

Applied

Movie Recording System

Recording format

MOV(MPEG‑4AVC/H.264), AVI(Motion JPEG)

Image Stabilisation Mode

Applied Sensor shift (3‑axis)

M‑IS1* (Image sensor shift and electronic image stabilizer with multi motion IS)

M‑IS2 (Image sensor shift with multi motion IS)

* While using M‑IS1, field of view may be affected.

4K Movie quality

3840 x 2160 (4k) / 30p, 25p, 24p / IPB (approx. 102Mbps)

HD Movie quality

Full HD 1920 x 1080 (16:9) / 30p, 25p, 24p / IPB (SF, F, N)

HD 1280 x 720 (16:9) / 30p, 25p, 24p

Maximum Recording Time

29min

Max. file size

4GB (AVCHD)

2GB (Motion‑JPEG)

Movie Specialties

Movie clips

1, 2, 4, 8s

(Extension up to 16s by pressing record button before clip ends.)

High-Speed Recording

720P / 120fps

Movie effects

Old Film
Art fade
One shot echo
Multi shot echo

HDMI Live View

Available (Camera display is turned off when HDMi connection is made. Video and info screen is displayed on external monitor)

Time lapse

4k, 1080p, 720p

Sound Recording System

Internal microphone

Stereo

Recording format

Stereo PCM/16bit, 48kHz, Wave Format Base

Image footage

30s

Speaker

Equipped

View Images

Modes

Movie
Slide show
Zoom
Calendar
Index
Single

Light box

Available

Histogram in playback mode

Available

Shooting information

Off / On

Highlight/Shadow point warning

Available

Auto rotation

Available

Erase / Protect / Copy Function

Erase modes

Single, All, Selected

Image protect mode

Single frame, Selected frames, All Frames, Release protect (Single/All selected)

Menu

Menu languages in camera

English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Czech, Dutch, Danish, Polish, Portuguese, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Croatian, Slovenian, Hungarian, Greek, Slovak, Turkish, Latvian, Estonian, Lithuanian, Ukrainian, Serbian

Customisation Options

Dial customization

Dial function is cutomizable for both dials

Programmable button

Can select from 12 functions to assign to buttons

Interface

USB

microB

HDMI™

Applied Micro connector (Type D) *

Hot shoe

Equipped

Media

SD Memory Card (SDHC, SDXC, UHS‑I compatible) Class 10 is recommended for Movie shooting

Wireless connectivity

Wi-Fi
Bluetooth®
Eye-Fi Card compatible

* "HDMI", the HDMI logo and "High‑Definition Multimedia Interface" are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC.

Wi-Fi Functions

Easy Connection

QR code setting

Wireless Shooting

Sequential shooting
Short movie
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Zoom
Bulb mode
P/A/S/M exposure modes
Touch AF & Shutter
Self timer
Rec View
Power off
Live View
Manual

Image Share

Automatic transfer is possible via Share Order

On Android devices, 4K videos will be resized and saved as Full HD videos.

On iPhone 5(iPhone 5C) or earlier iOS devices, 4K videos cannot be imported.

Power Supply

Battery

BLS‑50 Lithium‑Ion Battery (included)

Live View shooting

Approx. 350images (100% with Live View)

Movie recording

80min (standard JEITA conditions) 140min (when zoom and other operational functions are not used)

Image shooting

350 shots

Environment

Temperature

0 ‑ 40°C Operating temperature / ‑20 ‑ 60°C storage temperature

Humidity

30 ‑ 90% operation humidity / 10 ‑ 90% storage humidity

Dimensions

Width

117.1mm

Height

68mm

Depth

39mm

Weight

380g (including battery and memory card)

332g (body only)

Exterior

Available Colours

Brown
Black
White
  • BLS‑50 Lithium‑Ion Battery
  • BCS‑5 Battery Charger
  • Micro Four Thirds body cap (BC‑2)
  • Shoulder Strap
  • CB‑USB12 USB cable
  • Operating Instructions
  • Warranty Card