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Mr Yoshihisa Maitani joined Olympus Optical Co Ltd in 1956. He was the chief camera designer and managing director of Olympus Optical Co Ltd. He developed a number of legendary cameras during his career. These include the Pen series, the OM series, the XA series, the IS series and the [mju:] series of cameras.

The Young Maitani
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The Pen Story
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The XA Way
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A Letter from Maitani


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