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Olympus closing their camera division ?
Old 4 Weeks Ago   #1
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Olympus closing their camera division ?

This guy thinks so:


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I also read it somewhere. Just rumors really, I remember saying that for Olympus back in 2006 too.
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I read about this someplace else yesterday. Considering the sorry state of the camera industry at present, it wouldn't surprise me if this rumor was true.

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Made it 29 seconds in.

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HEY GUYS WHATS UP, smash that like and subscribe button, OK, let's get into it —

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Posting a video does not an expert make.
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About 5 seconds was enough for me as well.
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But if it's on the internet.....?
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I didn't make it far either ... his voice really annoyed me! lol
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Aside from which nothing Olympus ever did after the OM1 really mattered ... that was their finest hour!

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Aside from which nothing Olympus ever did after the OM1 really mattered ... that was their finest hour!

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Ken Wheeler says Olympus is leaving consumer and pro camera and camera lenses as a business. Tony Northrup is kind of on the fence on this and Peter Forsgard says this is not going to happen.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fNGUUPe_Qgk&t=216s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ueXKRA5gHww

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So random guy thinks this based on the same rumor crap we all see? Vloggers...
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Tony Northrup is kind of on the fence on this ...
Tony Northrup is to be taken as seriously as Ken Rockwell ... tops.
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"...While Olympus has acknowledged that it's struggling for profitability when it comes to camera and lens sales, the imaging division accounts for only 10% of the company's business, with its roadmap indicating that it has clear plans for the division until 2023. So if Olympus is planning on closing its imaging arm, it likely won't be before then..."


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