Editors Liked

  • Nicely designed
  • Solid user interface
  • Easy to use menu system
  • Manual & automatic modes
  • Unique control ring
  • RAW shooting
  • F/1.8 i.Zuiko lens performs well
  • 3-inch OLED is crisp
  • Captures 720p HD video
  • Built in hot shoe
  • Built-in support for wireless flash
  • Dials front and back to adjust controls
  • F2.5 at telephoto
  • Quality feel, comfortable size and weight
  • Responsive shutter
  • Custom save option
  • Large image sensor

Editors Didn't Like

  • Expensive
  • No hand grip
  • Subpar video quality
  • Some images are underexposed
  • Unfriendly manual focus controls
  • Mode dial is too easily changed by accident
  • OLED display is hard to see in bright light, making image composition more difficult
  • Even shooting raw it's not quite up to the level of its better competitors
  • Autofocus struggles in lowlight and macro modes
  • A lot of menudiving required
  • Interface might throw off even some experienced digital photographers
  • No view finder
  • Bulky for a compact camera
  • Lens cap is a nuisance