Olympus Corporation Logo – Olympus Corporation is a company Japan specializing in optics and image . Olympus was founded in 1919 , and its headquarters is in Tokyo , Japan . His base of operations in the United States is in Allentown (Pennsylvania) . Olympus Europe offices are in Hamburg , Germany , which depends Olympus Optical Spain based in Barcelona . The company name is based on the “Olympus”, home of the gods of Greek mythology.
Olympus has a long tradition in designing and manufacturing of cameras and lenses. The first truly innovative camera from Olympus was the PEN system, launched in 1959 . With a 18x24mm format, was one of the most compact cameras and notebooks of his time. The group PEN system design was led by Yoshihisa Maitani. More