“One of the finest CSCs currently available” (EISA
The European Imaging and Sound Association (EISA) has selected the OM-D E-M5 Mark II the ‘European Prosumer Compact System Camera’ 2015/2016. Particularly the “extremely effective 5-axis in-body image stabilisation system”, makes it an “exceptionally capable camera”, concludes EISA. According to the experts, E-M5 Mark II is one of the finest CSCs currently available.
A great allrounder - dpreview’s silver Award for E
dpreview have concluded the new OM-D E-M5 Mark II is a great allrounder, which deserves a dpreview silver award. Among other aspects dpreview experts specifically highlight the outstanding image quality, the class-leading image stabilization that is also available for video recording as well as the super-fast autofocus with very good subject tracking.
The experts’ expert – TIPA awards OM-D E-M5 Mark II
The Technical Image and Press Association (TIPA) voted the OM-D E-M5 Mark II the ‘Best Compact System Camera Expert’ 2015. TIPA highlighted the camera’s rugged casing and “the world's most powerful 5-axis sensor shift image stabilization system for both still and Full HD video shooting, a breakthrough technology that handles virtually every shooting situation.”
Japan Camera Grand Prix 2015 Editors Award for E-M5 Mark II
E-M5 Mark II has received the Editors Award by Japan Camera Journal Press Club. As the Jury says, “… this camera is designed for focusing in high quality close to that of the company’s flagship, the E-M1, in terms of both functionality and operability. The 5-axis image stabilization and 40MP high resolution mode result in the possibility of high resolution image with a compact lens interchanging camera.”
Dpreview Reader’s Choice Award for OM-D E-M5 Mark II
The vote for “Best consumer ILC” in 2015 went to our “very capable” O-MD E-M5 Mark II. dpreview says “[…] One stand-out feature on the Olympus is a 40 megapixel option for stills shooters, which uses the sensor-shift stabilization system to combine multiple exposures into one higher-resolution image. The camera can also capture up to 1080/60p, and 5-axis IS makes it a pleasure to use hand-held.”