Olympus 100 Years - 100 Facts

Olympus was founded in 12.10.1919. I wanted to learn more about Olympus and read quite a lot about the company. I picked 100 interesting facts about Olympus to celebrate the 100 years old company. I wanted to share the facts with you and those facts are in the linked video.

Below the video, there are links to the resources I looked at when researching the facts.



Resources I used to search the facts:

Olympus Global Website - Milestones:

https://www.olympus-global.com/company/milestones/100years/?page=company


Special Lecture by Yoshihisa Maitani:

https://www.olympus-global.com/technology/museum/lecture/vol1/?page=technology_museum


Olympus Camera History by Hans van Veluwen:

https://esif.world-traveller.org/om-sif/camhistory/camhistory.htm


Olympus Corporation page in Wikipedia:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olympus_Corporation


Get Olympus (US) page:

https://www.getolympus.com/us/en/history


Olympus India - Founding of Olympus:

https://www.olympus.in/company/history/founding.html


Olympus Global Museum - Cameras:

https://www.olympus-global.com/technology/museum/camera/?page=technology_museum


Olympus Global - Developing smaller cameras:

https://www.olympus-global.com/technology/way/challenge/camera.html?page=technology_way


Digitalkamera Museum:

https://www.digitalkameramuseum.de/en/cameras/category/olympus-2


DPReview Olympus camera page:

https://www.dpreview.com/products/olympus/cameras?subcategoryId=cameras&page=1




List of Olympus cameras in Wikipedia:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Olympus_products


I tried to check all the facts, but if you spotted a mistake, please let me know in the comments. Did I miss something important? Let me know that too.