E‑M5 Mark II Body

£899.99
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Most powerful image stabilisation

  • OM-D movie quality in your hand
  • Most compact size in class
  • Dust, splash and freezeproof

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The OM-D E-M5 Mark II boasts the most powerful Image Stabilisation (IS) system for blur-free brilliance for superb hand-held stills. Its 5-axis VCM IS also delivers movie-making excellence with cinema-like quality in your hand. The most compact system camera in its class, the light-weight, unobtrusive yet robust OM-D E-M5 Mark II gives you the freedom to tell spectacular stories through your images with total mobility. It also sports Olympus’ cutting edge High Res Shot function, enabling 40 megapixel images of still life, works of art, landscapes and architecture, giving you image quality comparable to high-end DSLRs at a fraction of their bulk and weight. Fully sealed it lets you shoot harsh conditions, with WiFi connectivity to your phone for total control and instant picture sharing - the perfect companion for your creativity! An extensive range of high-quality Micro Four Thirds lenses further complements this remarkable camera.

E‑M5 Mark II

85mm 123.7mm
417g (body only)

Effective pixels

16.1 Megapixels

Type

Sensor shift

Method

Contrast Detection AF system

Focus areas

81 points / All target, Group target (9‑areas or 5‑areas), Single target (normal), Single target (small)

Monitor size

7.6cm / 3.0'' (3:2)

Box Contents

Camera Body (Black)
FL‑LM3 Flash
Shoulder Strap

Type

Body material

Magnesium alloy body

Lens mount

Micro Four Thirds

Image Sensor

Type

4/3'' Live MOS sensor

Effective pixels

16.1 Megapixels

Filter array

Primary colour filter (RGB)

Aspect ratio & area

4:3 / 17.3 x 13.0mm

Full resolution

17.2 Megapixels

Engine

Type

TruePic VII

Filter

Dust reduction filter

Supersonic Wave Filter

Viewfinder

Type

Electronical Viewfinder

Pixel number

2.360K dots

Diopter adjustment

‑4.0 ‑ +2.0 diopters / built‑in type

Field of view

Approx. 100%

Magnification

Max. 1.48x with a 50mm lens set to infinity at ‑1 dioptre (depending on selected viewfinder style)

Eye point

21mm at ‑1 dioptre from eyepiece lens

Style

3 styles selectable

Displayed information

AF confirmation mark
Histogram
Metering mode
IS activating mode
FP flash
Flash
Exposure mode
Exposure level indicator
Exposure compensation value indicator
Exposure compensation indicator
Battery check
Auto bracket
AF lock
AF frame (super impose)
Aperture value
Shutter speed
Live Pre-view function
Highlight & Shadow
Level Gauge
White balance
Number of storable sequential pictures

Brightness adjustment

Adaptive Brightness Technology / Manual settings: +/‑ 7 levels

Correction of colour temperature

+/‑ 7 levels

S-OVF

Expands the Live View dynamic range

*Available in the EVF when in P, A, S and M modes. Art filter, WB and exposure are not reflected in EVF.

Live View

Displayed information

Focal length
Aperture
Shutter speed
Auto bracket
AE lock
Focus mode
Shooting mode
Battery check
IS activating mode
Face / Eye detection mode
Record mode
ISO
Sequential shooting mode
White Balance
Metering mode
Exposure compensation value
AF frame display
AF confirmation mark
Shooting information
Spot metering area
Super FP
Flash status
Touch Panel Condition
Flash mode
Histogram
Level Gauge
Highlight & Shadow
Focus peaking
Number of storable pictures
Custom
Face detection
Flash intensity
WiFi

Field of view

Approx. 100%

Magnification levels

3 / 5 / 7 / 10 / 14x

Dynamic range expansion

When in HDR1 or HDR2

Image Stabiliser

Type

Sensor shift

Modes

Five‑dimensional, vertical or horizontal activation, automatic

Effective Compensation Range

Up to 5 EV steps (CIPA)

Live View stabilisation

Yes

Focusing System

Method

Contrast Detection AF system

Focus areas

81 points / All target, Group target (9‑areas or 5‑areas), Single target (normal), Single target (small)

800 points / Manual selection in Magnified View Mode

AF lock

Yes; Locked by first position of shutter release button in single AF mode, AE/AF lock button (customised)

Modes

Manual focus
Single AF
Continuous AF
Single AF + MF
AF Tracking
Stacking

AF illuminator

Yes

Full time AF

Yes

Manual focus

Yes; With enlarged focusing area or focus peaking

Face Detection extension

Left side priority
Near side priority
Eye Detect AF: Off
Right side priority

Predictive AF

Yes

AF tracking

Yes; Available in continuous AF mode

Focus peaking

Colour selection

White, black, red, yellow

Intensity

High / Normal / Low

Back light effect

On / Off

Focus Bracketing Mode

Number of images

3 - 999 shots

Step size

10 levels

Compatible with: All Micro Four Thirds AF lenses

Focus Stacking Mode

Technology

8 shots are taken at different focus points and automatically composited together into a single image

Compatible with: M.Zuiko Digital ED 60mm F2.8 Macro, M.Zuiko Digital ED 30mm F3.5 Macro, M.Zuiko Digital ED 7‑14mm F2.8 PRO, M.Zuiko Digital ED 12‑40mm F2.8 PRO, M.Zuiko Digital ED 12‑100mm F4 IS PRO, M.Zuiko Digital ED 40‑150mm F2.8 PRO, M.Zuiko Digital ED 8mm F1.8 Fisheye PRO, M.Zuiko Digital ED 300mm F4 PRO

Angle of view becomes slightly smaller

Exposure System

Modes

Shutter priority
Manual
Bulb
Time
i-Auto
Scene Modes
Art Filter
Photo Story
Movie
HDR
My Mode
Programme automatic
Aperture priority

Exposure compensation

+/‑ 5 EV (1, 1/2, 1/3 steps)

Note: Monitor and EVF displays only up to ±3 EV.

Exposure bracketing

2 / 3 / 5 frames (+/‑ 1/3, 2/3, 1 EV steps)

7 frames (+/‑ 1/3, 1/2, 2/3 EV steps)

ISO bracketing

3 frames (1/3, 1/2, 1 EV steps)

AE lock

Yes

My Mode

4 settings storable

Enhancement function

Digital Shift

Shadow Adjustment Technology

Flicker Scan: Available for M, S and silent mode (can be confirmed in Live View)

HDR bracketing

3 / 5 frames (+/‑ 2 / 3 EV steps)

7 frames (+/‑ 2 EV steps)

Scene Modes

Number of scene modes

24

Modes

Nature Macro
Candle
Portrait
e-Portrait
Landscape
Landscape with Portrait
Macro
Sports
Night Scene
Night Scene with portrait
Children
High key
Low key
Digital Image Stabilisation
Panning
Hand-held Starlight
Wide converter
3D
Macro converter
Fisheye converter
Beach and Snow
Fireworks
Panorama
Documents
Sunset

Multi-Exposure

Max. number of frames

2 frames (shooting)

3 frames (editing)

Auto gain control

Yes

Frame assistance

Live View

Light Metering

Method

TTL open aperture light metering

Zones

324 zones Multi‑pattern Sensing System

Detection range

‑2 ‑ 20 EV (17mm f2.8, ISO 100)

Modes

Highlight
Shadow
ESP light metering
Spot metering
Centre weighted metering

Art Filter

Modes

Diorama
Light Tone
Pale & Light Colour
Soft Focus
Dramatic Tone
Gentle Sepia
Key Line
Pop Art
Water colour
Cross Process
Vintage
Partial Colour*
Bleach Bypass
Grainy Film
Pin Hole

Variation / Effect

Available

Art Filter bracketing

Art Filters selectable

Photo Story

Modes

Fun Frame
Standard
Speed
Zoom in / out
Layout

Sensitivity

Auto

(customisable, default ISO LOW ‑ 1600)

Manual

ISO LOW ‑ 25600 in 1/3 or 1 EV ISO steps

Shutter

Shutter type

Computerised focal‑plane shutter

Self timer

2s / 12s / Custom

Shutter Speeds

Shutter speed range

1/8000 ‑ 60s (in 1/3, 1/2, 1 EV steps)

Bulb mode

Up to 30 minutes (selectable longest time in the menu, default: 8 minutes)

High res shot

Shutter type

Electronic shutter

Shutter speed

1/8000 ‑ 8s

Start delay

0, 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 1, 2, 4, 8, 15. 30s

Resolution

JPEG: 7296 x 5472 / RAW: 9216 x 6912

Equivalent to 40M pixel sensor (8 shots combined into a single JPEG using sensor shift)

Available in P/A/S/M mode

Anti shock mode

Shutter type

Electronic first curtain shutter

Shutter speed

1/320* ‑ 60s

Start delay

0, 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 1, 2, 4, 8, 15, 30s

* For speeds over 1/320 sec., mechanical shutter will automatically be selected.

Silent mode

Shutter type

Electronic shutter

Shutter speed

1/16000 ‑ 60s

Start delay

0, 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 1, 2, 4, 8, 15. 30s

Flicker Scan

Stills

1/7634 ‑ 1/50s

Movies

1/250 ‑ 1/30s *

* Frame rates greater 30fps are limited to their reciprocal value

White Balance

AUTO WB system

Advanced detection system with Live MOS sensor

Manual White balance (One-Touch)

Yes

White balance bracketing

3 frames / +/‑ 2, 4, 6 mired steps

One-touch white balance

2 custom settings can be registered

Custom WB

1 setting can be registered at Kelvin temperature (2000K ‑ 14000K)

Preset values

Shade
Overcast
Underwater
Flash
Sunlight
Flourescent 1
Tungsten

Auto Flash adjustment

Off / Auto WB / Flash

Keep warm colour

On / Off

Sequence Shooting

Speed (H)

Approx. 10fps

Speed (L)

5fps

Max. number of frames

16 frames (RAW)

Up to card capacity (JPG / Large Normal mode)

Conditions

Memory card: TOSHIBA SDHC UHS‑II R95 W90 EXCERIA™

When using the M.Zuiko Digital ED 12‑40mm f2.8 Pro

Image Processing

Colour space

sRGB / AdobeRGB

Sharpness + Contrast

5 levels

Contrast

5 levels

Saturation

5 levels

Black & White filter

Yellow, Orange, Red, Green

Black & White toning

Sepia, Blue, Purple or Green in Black & White mode

Picture mode

Natural
i-Enhance
Vivid
Art Filter
Monotone
Muted
Portrait

Gradation

4 levels (auto, high key, normal, low key)

Engine

TruePic VII

Art Filter bracketing

Available

Tele converter effect

2x

Internal Flash

Modes

Manual (Full, 1/4, 1/16, 1/64)
Slow synchronisation with red-eye reduction
Slow synchronisation
Slow synchronisation 2nd curtain
Fill-in
Off
TTL-Auto
AUTO
Manual
Red-eye reduction

Type

Detachable flash with bounce capability (bundled)

Flash compensation

+/‑ 3 EV / 1/3, 1/2, 1 EV steps

Guide number

12.9 (ISO 200)

X-sync speed

1/250s

External Flash Control

X-sync speed

1/250s / 1/8000s (Super FP Mode)

Type

TTL AUTO, AUTO, MANUAL, FP TTL AUTO, FP MANUAL

Modes

Auto
Red-eye reduction
Slow synchronisation
2nd curtain and slow synchronisation
Fill-in for exclusive flash
Manual

Intensity

+/‑ 3 EV (1/3, 1/2, 1 EV steps)

Note: Some functions are only available if they are supported by the external flash.

Wireless Flash Control

Number of channels

4 channels

Compatible external flash

FL‑36R, FL‑50R, FL‑300R, FL‑600R

Control method

Triggered and controlled by bundled flash

Group setting

4 groups

Available when used together with cameras compatible with the Olympus wireless RC flash system.

Monitor

Monitor type

Vari‑angle LCD ‑ Touch Panel

Monitor size

7.6cm / 3.0'' (3:2)

Resolution

1037K dots

Brightness adjustment

+/‑ 7 levels

Colour balance

+/‑ 7 levels Vivid (default) / Natural

Touch Control fucntions

AF area enlargement
AF area selection
Art Filter
Enlargement
Enlargement playback
Frame forward/backward
Live Guide
Scene Modes
Shooting mode
Shutter release
Wifi connection
Super Control Panel

Level Gauge

Detection

2‑axis

Display

Rear display and viewfinder

Recording Formats

RAW

12bit

RAW & JPEG

Yes; parallel recording

JPEG

Yes

Aspect ratio

4:3 / 3:2 / 16:9 / 6:6 / 3:4

MPO (3D)

Yes

Image Size

RAW

4608 x 3456 compressed / 17MB / frame

4608 x 3456 Fine (compression: 1/4) / 7.5MB / frame

4608 x 3456 Normal (compression: 1/8) / 3.5MB / frame

Middle

3200 x 2400 / 1.7MB / frame

Small

1280 x 960 / 0.4MB / frame

Still Image Recording

EXIF

2.2

PIM

III

DPOF

Yes

DCF

Yes

Movie Recording System

Recording format

MOV(MPEG‑4AVC/H.264), AVI(Motion JPEG)

Picture mode

Flat (LUT file available for download from website)

Time code

Rec run / Free run

Drop frame / Non‑drop frame

Image Stabilisation Mode

Yes; Sensor shift

M‑IS1 (Image sensor shift and electronic image stabilizer with multi motion IS)

M‑IS2 (Image sensor shift with multi motion IS)

HD Movie quality

Full HD 1920 x 1080 (16:9) / 30p, 25p, 24p / ALL‑I (A‑I), IPB (SF, F, N) (MOV)

Full HD 1920 x 1080 (16:9) / 60p, 50p / IPB (SF, F, N) (MOV)

HD 1280 x 720 (16:9) / 60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p / ALL‑I (A‑I), IPB (SF, F, N) (MOV)

ALL‑I (A‑I: ~ 77Mbps)

IPB (SF: ~52Mbps, F: ~30Mbps, N: ~18Mbps)

HD 1280 x 720 (16:9) / 30p (MOV)

Movie quality

640 x 480 / 30p (AVI Motion JPEG®)

Maximum Recording Time

29min (MOV)

14min (SD) / 7min (HD) (AVI Motion JPEG®)*

Max. file size

4GB (AVCHD)

2GB (Motion‑JPEG)

Exposure Modes

Manual
Aperture priority
Programme automatic
Shutter priority

* Frame rate may drop when using certain art filter

Class 10 or higher SD card is recommended for movie shooting

UHS‑II or UHS‑I U3 card is recommended for ALL‑I shooting

Movie Specialties

Time lapse

4k, 1080p, 720p (AVI Motion JPEG®)

Fast motion

Yes

Slow motion

Yes

Movie clips

1, 2, 4, 8s

(Extension up to 16s by pressing record button before clip ends.)

Movie effects

Art fade
Multi shot echo
Old Film
One push tele-converter
One shot echo

Art Filter

Pin Hole
Soft Focus
Vintage
Partial Colour*
Pale & Light Colour
Bleach Bypass
Light Tone
Key Line
Grainy Film
Gentle Sepia
Dramatic Tone
Diorama
Cross Process
Pop Art

* 18 colours selectable

Frame rate limited to 30fps or lower

HDMI Live View

Yes (GUI* is shown on connetced device only and peaking is not available)

* GUI can be hidden for recording on external drive under following condition. Movie type: YCbCr 4:2:2 / Frame rate: as set / Sound: no

Flicker Scan

Available in M mode (can be confirmed in Live View)

Sound Recording System

Internal microphone

Stereo

Recording format

Stereo PCM/16bit, 48kHz, Wave Format Base

Image footage

30s

Speaker

Yes

Microphone functions

Audio Dubbing
Volume limiter
Recording Volume
Wind Noise Reduction

Linking Olympus PCM Recorders

Functions

Slate Tone / Synchronised Audio Rec‑Movie Rec

Compatible with: LS‑100

View Images

Modes

Single
Movie
Slide show
Zoom
Calendar
Index

Light box

Yes

Histogram in playback mode

Yes

Shooting information

Off / On

Highlight/Shadow point warning

Yes

Index

4, 9, 25, 100 frames

Zoom

2 ‑ 14x / 1:1

Erase / Protect / Copy Function

Erase modes

Single, All, Selected

Image protect mode

Single frame, Selected frames, All Frames, Release protect (Single/All selected)

Menu

Menu languages in camera

English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Czech, Dutch, Danish, Polish, Portuguese, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Croatian, Slovenian, Hungarian, Greek, Slovak, Turkish, Latvian, Estonian, Lithuanian, Ukrainian, Serbian

Customisation Options

Fn Button

Yes

My Mode

4 settings storable (Can be set to mode dial.)

Factory reset

Full / Basic

Programmable button

Yes

Interface

Hot shoe

Yes

Media

SD Memory Card (SDHC, SDXC, UHS‑I compatible) Class 6 is recommended for Movie shooting

HDMI™

Yes; Micro connector (Type D) *

USB 2.0 High Speed

Yes

Combined V & USB output

Yes; NTSC or PAL selectable

Wireless connectivity

WiFi

* "HDMI", the HDMI logo and "High‑Definition Multimedia Interface" are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC.

Tethered control

Yes

Microphone jack

3.5 ø mm mini‑jack

Earphone jack

3.5 ø mm mini‑jack (HLD‑8G required)

Wi-Fi Functions

Easy Connection

QR code setting

Wireless Shooting

Touch AF & Shutter
Rec View
Power off
Live View
P/A/S/M exposure modes
Bulb mode
Zoom
Movie recording
Live Composite
Self timer

Power Supply

Battery

BLN‑1 Lithium‑Ion Battery

Sleep mode

1, 3, 5, 10 min. and off selectable.

Image shooting

Approx. 750 shots in Quick sleep mode

Movie recording

80min (standard JEITA conditions) 150min (when zoom and other operational functions are not used)

Environment

Temperature

‑10 ‑ 40°C Operating temperature / ‑20 ‑ 60°C storage temperature

Humidity

30 ‑ 90% operation humidity / 10 ‑ 90% storage humidity

Dimensions

Width

123.7mm

Height

85mm

Depth

44.5mm

Weight

469g (including battery and memory card)

417g (body only)

Exterior

Available Colours

Silver
Black
  • BLN‑1 Lithium-Ion Battery
  • BCN‑1 Battery Charger
  • Micro Four Thirds body cap (BC‑2)
  • CB‑USB6 USB Cable
  • Olympus Viewer Software
  • Operating Instructions
  • Warranty Card