Olympus has announced its latest flagship professional camera, the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III – which boasts a number of remarkable specs, including a world-best 7.5 stops of in-body image stabilization, which makes it possible to shoot handheld astrophotography.
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II that weighs in at just g body only. Disappointingly, though, it also uses the same 4MP sensor as its predecessor.
Starry Sky features a bespoke algorithm that can perform precision autofocus on even the smallest stars – and in its Speed Priority mode capitalizes on the IBIS for handheld astro shooting with a wide-angle lens. Meanwhile, the Accuracy Priority mode uses a fine-tuned focus scanning for shooting specific stars with telephoto lenses. The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III is available from late February for $ 1, 2019 / £ 1, 728) (body only, in a kit with the Olympus – (mm f / 2.8 Pro for $ 2, / £ 2, , or with the 30 – (mm f / 4 Pro for $ 2, 2019 / £ 2, .