Superb image quality relies on top lenses, a powerful sensor and image processor. Luckily, the E-PL5 excels on all these fronts – even matching the capabilities of our OM-D camera. The result: high resolution, rich gradation, low noise and wide dynamic range.
- FAST AF + Touch operation
- Tiltable LCD display
- Superb image quality
- 4/3'' Live MOS sensor
- 16.1 Megapixels
- 4:3 / 17.3 x 13.0m
Drag the magnifying glass around the image to see the amazing quality for yourself! Click to switch between photos Low noise Wide dynamic range Simply press the screen to take the photo.
Focus & shoot on your touchscreen
Focus & shoot in a split second – all with the tip of your finger.
The E-PL5 combines one of the fastest autofocus and with a fast-response touchscreen – heralding a whole new style of shooting. It lets you focus and shoot in an instant. So you can capture the perfection of those fleeting moments.
Stay in the picture – from any angle
Capture difficult angles & take self portraits with ease.
The 3-inch LCD display on the E-PL5 has a tilt mechanism that rotates 170 degrees. This lets you take extra-high and extra-low photos with ease, as well as self-portraits where you have a full preview to frame the shot. What’s more: there’s even a customisable self-timer.
Slide back and forth and you’ll soon realise just how cool this feature is.
Get arty with your photos!
Give your shots the wow factor - with 12 Art Filters & 6 Art Effects.
Take your creativity up a notch – with 12 Art Filters and 6 Art Effects designed to turn your photos and movies into striking artworks in an instant on your camera screen. Play around and you’ll be surprised just what visual masterpieces you can create from your photos!
Experience Art Filter Click an image to try out a distinctive Art Filter.
Meet the best-connected PEN ever!
Share stills and videos in your social networks – wherever you are.
Now you can transfer your photos and videos straight from your PEN to other devices like your smartphone – both wirelessly and conveniently with a card. Perfect for posting them on social networking sites fast and without any fuss.
All you need is a FlashAir™ Card*, Eye-fi* or PENPAL**:
Photos and movies can now be transferred wirelessly from your PEN to your smartphone.
Full HD Movie
Want to impress with your filmmaking? Get brilliant image quality, gorgeous stereo sound, and creative Art Filters and Movie Effects.
Keep things bright with this add-on flash, included with your PEN, which also detaches to make sure things stay light as well.
Built-in 2-axis stabilisation
Reduce camera shake with in-body stabilisation that extends to any lens you use – including wide-angles.
Optional Underwater Case
Waterproof to 45 metres – so your camera stays protected as you take your photography to new depths.
Whatever your photographic needs, the E-PL5 comes with just the right accessory to get the best shot.
Direct access buttons
Take clever shortcuts for speedy shots: with a fast-access mode dial and programmable smart buttons.