The Olympus has announced a new interchangeable-lens camera for female consumers – The Olympus PEN E-PL8 combines a sophisticated, lightweight, rounded feminine body design, an embossed Olympus PEN logo, intricately detailed metal dials, Olympus imaging technology and multiple creative functions.

The Olympus PEN E-PL8 camera features a premium silver metal body with leather-grained finishes that come in a choice of colours; Pure White, Black and Vintage Brown. The new camera has a 180-degree flip-touch LCD screen, high-speed Touch Auto-Focus, built-in Wi-Fi, creativity functions and Olympus Image Share smartphone companion app.

Additionally, the PEN E-PL8’s TruePic VII image processor is paired with a 16-Megapixel Live MOS sensor to deliver beautiful stills with high resolution, superior colour reproduction and excellent low-light performance for stunning night-time images.

The Olympus E-PL8 camera will be made available from October 2016. The body weighs 326 grams and costs $549.99 USD / £399.99 / $649.99 CAD, or $649.99 USD / £499.99 / $749.99 CAD with the M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42mm 1-3.5-5.6 EZ Pancake lens.