Olympus announces firmware updates for PEN E-P3, E-PL3 and E-PM1 cameras 1

For a company that’s been facing a major hurdle these past few months, it seems that all is well in the land of Olympus (or not) as they recently released new firmware for the E-P3, E-PL3 and E-PM1 cameras.

Olympus E-PL3

Olympus E-P3

Olympus E-PM1

The firmware update will give their latest Micro Four Third cameras greater compatibility with Olympus’ new¬†electronic zoom lenses.

According to Olympus:

Today Olympus announces the release of new firmware for the E-P3, E-PL3 and E-PM1 that more accurately displays the focal length data for electric zoom lenses shown in playback, EXIF data, and in the monitor while shooting.

Owners of the said PEN cameras can get the firmware v1.2 through the Olympus camera software or by downloading first the Digital Camera Updater.