Olympus will release a new OM-D E-M5 PRO kit that combines a refined E-M5 body with the M. Zuiko Digital ED 12-40mm f/2.8 PRO lens that is offered with the OM-D E-M1.


 The new OM-D E-M5 PRO Kit. (Source: Olympus.)

Targeted at photo enthusiasts who are looking to upgrade or join the micro Four Thirds system, the E-M5 PRO Kit provides a high level of optical performance with a critically acclaimed camera body. Refinements to the camera body include:
 . A leather-like design on the grip for excellent texture;
. The main dial and sub-dial have been refined for improved design and operability;
. The new firmware Version 2.0 brings support of ISO LOW (equivalent to 100) and Small AF Target to the camera.

The OM-D E-M5 PRO kit will be available only in black and carries an RRP of AU$1699. It goes on sale in March 2014.