Olympus Om D E M10 Mark 2: Learning the Essentials The Olympus Corporation was founded in the early 1900’s as a manufacturer of medical supplies. The company as well as it products and services have grown over the last century and today, technology gurus look to Olympus for high quality pieces of technology. The latest in the Olympus line of mirrorless cameras is the new Olympus OM-D E-M10 II camera. The new device, which was first released in mid-2015, was the successor for the previously released E-M10. The new E-M10 II remains are popular model and continues to be lauded for it affordable cost, trendy appearance and modern plethora of features.