Olympus PEN Mini E PM2 review

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Thanks to its large sensor, the Olympus E-PM2 is capable of producing attractive shallow depth of field effects.

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The standard 14-42mm kit lens converts to an equivalent of 28-84mm in 35mm terms. It provides a fairly wide angle for capturing landscapes, although wider optics are available.

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Colours from the E-PM2 are bright and vibrant, without being overly saturated.

Art filters

Olympus is well known for its love of art filters, and the E-PM2 (along with the E-PL5) has the widest range currently available. You can choose to use art bracketing to shoot more than one filter at a time, too.

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Pop Art

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Soft Focus

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Pale and Light Colour

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Light Tone

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Grainy Film

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Pin Hole

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Diorama

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Cross Process

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Gentle Sepia

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Key Line

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Watercolour

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