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Digital SLR Camera Housings

Digital SLR Camera Housings

Digital SLR Camera Housings [MDX-series]
Housing for Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II mirrorless camera, featuring the most sophisticated image stabilizer with 5-axis VCM (voice coil motor) system.
U/W Housing for OLYMPUS OM-D E-M5 Mark II

MDX-EM5 Mark II

MDX-EM5 Mark II Housing (Black) (Housing only)
(Product No.06177)

Spare O-Ring Set
(Product No. 62144)
MDX-EM5 Mark II
* Port and grips sold separately.
Enlarged image: Front view Rear view

Features

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Equipped with two fiber-optic cable sockets
External strobes can be connected through fiber-optic cables. The Olympus FL-LM3 flash can be used to trigger external strobes and can be switch ON/OFF from the housing.
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With the VF180 1.2x mounted
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With the VF45 1.2x mounted
Compatible with both the VF180 1.2x and VF45 1.2x viewfinders
Using the VF180 or VF45 viewfinders increases magnification by 1.2x and provides a full field of view. The VF180 and VF45 are recommended for users dedicated to strict composition and focusing.
* Some vignetting occurs.
Three grip options available
Ergo Grip ver.2 can be fitted to the housing using standard accessories, Grip Brackets L/R. In addition, Grip-Stay L II or SA8 Camera Tray + Grip can also be attached to the housing using the tripod screw holes (x3) on the underside of the housing.
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Luminescent Symbols
Major controls, including levers and buttons, will glow in dark conditions.
Equipped with movable Focus/Zoom gear
When the focus/zoom dial is pulled out, the gear inside the housing moves outward and allows large diameter lenses to be easily mounted.
* Olympus’ lens gears and shading rings can be used.  Refer to the following website for details: http://www.seaandsea.jp/products/system_chart/mdx_Olympus.html
Main dials are equipped with damper springs
The rear dial, the mode dial, and the flash ON/OFF dial have spring-loaded dampers to provide secure operation.
  • Front case equipped with a lens-lock release button. This allows lenses to be changed easily without opening the housing.
  • The port lock can be activated (lock and unlock) from outside the housing.
  • Equipped with two sacrificial zinc diodes (one on the front case and the other on the rear) to avoid electrolysis damage.
    Sacrificial Zinc Anode (2 pieces)  
  • Equipped with the Optical Viewfinder 0.5x as standard. Other optional viewfinders may be used.
  • Leak sensor immediately alerts you to water ingress. (Optional)
  • A depth rating of 100m / 330ft makes the housing ideal for tech diving.

Specifications

[ MDX-EM5 Mark II Housing ]
[Construction] Body: corrosion-resistant aluminum alloy (machined)
[Depth rating] 100m / 330ft
[Dimensions (WxHxD)] 215 x 166 x 122mm / 8.6 x 6.5 x 4.8 inches
[Weight] Approx. 1,600g / 56.4oz (without grips) /  2,070g / 73.0oz (with Ergo Grips ver.2 fitted)