State-of-the-art tethering software that assists the professional studio photographer

Olympus Capture is a tethering application which connects compatible Olympus products to a computer for a more satisfying studio photography experience.You can control the shutter release, camera settings, and transfer of photos either from the camera itself or the tethered computer.

You can also link the program to Olympus Viewer 3 for even greater studio photography support.

Tethering Software OLYMPUS Capture

Windows Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 8.1 / Windows 10
MacOS X 10.7 - 10.11
  • This software is compatible with Olympus cameras equipped with the tethering function.
  • Compatible Cameras
    - E-M1 F/W version 2.0 or later
    - E-M5 Mark II F/W version 1.0 and later
    * Available features differ depending on the camera firmware version. We recommend you update the camera before using the software.

Object Photography

Portrait Photography

Ver. 1.1 Update Details:

  1. It is now possible to customise display items in the Super Control Panel for a more advanced level of freedom and usability
  2. Faster transfer speed results in smoother workflow
  3. Enhanced camera control from a computer
    • Keystone compensation enables checking compensation effects as you work for higher precision shooting
    • You can confirm the progress of your Live Composite/Live Bulb/Live Time on a computer monitor as you shoot
    • Now compatible with all bracket settings included on the camera
    • Now compatible with High Res Shot and Silent shooting
    • Now compatible with OM-D Movie
  4. Other improved items
    • In addition to the traditional display of the setting method for shutter speed selection time display, a list has been added
    • File Save Settings has been added for easier setting of naming rules and image saving destination
    • It is now possible to use an image with a transparent background (PNG) as an overlay image
    • Now compatible with selection of magnification rate in Live View display
    • Now compatible with Rec View rotation display
    • Underwater added to finishing mode
    • Compatible with LV View Boost setting