Socorro Project 2015 – The expedition was sponsored by Olympus  trough MGT EDUCATIONAL SRL, sole distributor for Romania. The team used a mirror less camera Olympus OM-D E-M1 M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12-40mm lens 1: 2.8 M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 75-300mm PRO 1: 4.8-6.7 II.

The new E-M1 offers a high degree of freedom of shooting, at the desired quality. It uses the Micro Four Thirds standard and incorporates an impressive number of sophisticated technologies such as Live MOS sensor and TruePic image processor VII, DUAL FACT AF, expanded Smartphone WiFi control – all with outstanding image quality, raising human-series D to a whole new level.

It was voted “Best mirrorless interchangeable lens camera” in 2013 by DPREVIEW, and was awarded “Product of the Year” in a survey conducted in 2013 among the readers.

“Grigore Antipa” National Museum of Natural History is one of the oldest research institutions in the field of biodiversity and public education. It is in the same time one of the well known and highly appreciated “databases” due to the Museum’s collections, some of them valuable assets of the worldwide thesaurus.