Why the Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II is still a great camera

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II
(Image credit: OM Digital Solutions)

The Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II is a bit of an old favorite for me. As a longtime Olympus (now OM System) user, it was a camera that I always enjoyed using – and having recently gone through some of my old bodies, I'm reminded just how good it still is. 

While the Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II came out in 2015, and has since been superseded by two new models, I was impressed at how capable a camera it remains even in 2022. 

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James Artaius

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.