Olympus spruces up PEN E-P2 camera with silver coating

Summary:The Olympus Digital PEN micro four thirds camera design is known (and perhaps loved) for its signature vintage design. Although not everyone was delighted by the black-only option on the PEN E-P2. Well, now behold that particular camera in a shiny shade of silver.

The Olympus Digital PEN micro four thirds camera design is known (and perhaps loved) for its signature vintage design. Although not everyone was delighted by the black-only option on the E-P2. Well, now behold that particular camera in a shiny shade of silver.

While it's not as powerful as the E-P1 or as much of a bargain as the E-PL1, at least now interested buyers have a little wiggle room when it comes to design. Although the E-P2 does sport an accessory port for attaching the electronic viewfinder and other accessories, as pictured above.

The silver and sleek edition of the E-P2 will available in the middle of May, starting at €799 ($1,016). That asking price includes a M. Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm 1:3.5-5.6 lens.

[Image via Wired]

Topics: Hardware

About

Rachel King is a staff writer for CBS Interactive based in San Francisco, covering business and enterprise technology for ZDNet, CNET and SmartPlanet. She has previously worked for The Business Insider, FastCompany.com, CNN's San Francisco bureau and the U.S. Department of State. Rachel has also written for MainStreet.com, Irish Americ... Full Bio

zdnet_core.socialButton.googleLabel Contact Disclosure

Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.

Related Stories

The best of ZDNet, delivered

You have been successfully signed up. To sign up for more newsletters or to manage your account, visit the Newsletter Subscription Center.
Subscription failed.