Quote Originally Posted by Excalibur2 View Post
The only serious complaint I've read about the single digit OMs is that some have a problem "eating" batteries,
This is only true for OM-2sp and OM4.

The cameras were professionally used mainly in a scientific environment. Olympus is a manufacturer of high precision optics (microscopes, endoscopes and the like) in the first place. With all such gear the cameras were used for documentation purposes.