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EM5 Mark II 1250 Kit

5axis image stabilisation Amazing image quality
for movies & stills.
Dust, splash & freezeproof Unique dust reduction filter

Most powerful image stabilisation

The OMD EM5 Mark II boasts the most powerful image stabilisation (IS) system for blurfree brilliance for superb handheld stills.
Its 5axis VCM IS also delivers moviemaking excellence with cinemalike quality in your hand. The most compact system camera
in its class, the lightweight, unobtrusive yet robust OMD EM5 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 highend 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 highquality Micro Four Thirds lenses further complements
this remarkable camera.


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

Type TruePic VII

Dust reduction filter Supersonic Wave Filter

Specifications and appearances are subject to change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer
Viewfinder Live View
Type Electronical Viewfinder Displayed information Aperture
Diopter adjustment 4.0 +2.0 diopters / builtin Shutter speed
type Auto bracket
Field of view Approx. 100% AE lock
Magnification Max. 1.48x with a 50mm Focus mode
lens set to infinity at 1 Shooting mode
dioptre (depending on Battery check
selected viewfinder style) IS activating mode
Eye point 21mm at 1 dioptre from Face / Eye detection mode
eyepiece lens Record mode
Style 3 styles selectable ISO
Displayed information Aperture value Sequential shooting mode
Shutter speed White Balance
AF frame (super impose) Metering mode
AF confirmation mark Exposure compensation
AF lock value
Auto bracket AF frame display
Battery check AF confirmation mark
Exposure compensation Shooting information
indicator Spot metering area
Exposure compensation Super FP
value indicator Flash status
Exposure level indicator Touch Panel Condition
Exposure mode Focal length
Flash Flash mode
FP flash Histogram
IS activating mode Level Gauge
Metering mode Highlight & Shadow
Number of storable Focus peaking
sequential pictures Number of storable pictures
White balance Custom
Level Gauge Face detection
Highlight & Shadow Flash intensity
Live Pre-view function WiFi
Histogram Field of view Approx. 100%
Brightness adjustment Adaptive Brightness Magnification levels 3 / 5 / 7 / 10 / 14x
Technology / Manual Dynamic range expansion When in HDR1 or HDR2
settings: +/ 7 levels
Correction of colour +/ 7 levels
Image Stabiliser
Type Sensor shift
Pixel number 2.360K dots
Modes Fivedimensional, vertical
S-OVF Expands the Live View
or horizontal activation,
dynamic range
*Available in the EVF when
Up to 5 EV steps (CIPA)
in P, A, S and M modes. Art
filter, WB and exposure are
not reflected in EVF.

Specifications and appearances are subject to change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer
Focusing System Exposure System
Method Contrast Detection AF Modes Programme automatic
system Aperture priority
Focus areas 81 points / All target, Group Shutter priority
target (9areas), Single Manual
target (normal), Single target Bulb
(small) Time
800 points / Manual i-Auto
selection in Magnified View Scene Modes
Mode Art Filter
AF lock Yes; Locked by first position Photo Story
of shutter release button in Movie
single AF mode, AE/AF lock HDR
button (customised) My Mode
Modes Manual focus Exposure compensation +/ 5 EV (1, 1/2, 1/3 steps)
Single AF Note: Monitor and EVF
Continuous AF displays only up to 3 EV.
Single AF + MF Exposure bracketing 2 / 3 / 5 frames (+/ 1/3, 2/3,
AF Tracking 1 EV steps)
AF illuminator Yes 7 frames (+/ 1/3, 1/2, 2/3 EV
Full time AF Yes steps)
Manual focus Yes; With enlarged focusing ISO bracketing 3 frames (1/3, 1/2, 1 EV
area or focus peaking steps)
Face Detection extension Eye Detect AF: Off AE lock Yes
Left side priority My Mode 4 settings storable
Near side priority Enhancement function Digital Shift
Right side priority Shadow Adjustment
Predictive AF Yes Technology
AF tracking Yes; Available in continuous HDR bracketing 3 / 5 frames (+/ 2 / 3 EV
AF mode steps)
Focus peaking 7 frames (+/ 2 EV steps)
Colour selection White, black, red, yellow
Intensity High / Normal / Low
Back light effect On / Off
Focus Bracketing Mode
Number of images 3 - 999shots
Step size 10levels
Compatible with: All Micro
Four Thirds AF lenses

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Scene Modes Art Filter
Number of scene modes 24 Modes Pop Art
Modes Portrait Soft Focus
e-Portrait Pale & Light Colour
Landscape Light Tone
Landscape with Portrait Grainy Film
Macro Pin Hole
Sports Diorama
Night Scene Cross Process
Night Scene with portrait Dramatic Tone
Children Gentle Sepia
High key Key Line
Low key Water colour
Digital Image Stabilisation Vintage
Nature Macro Partial Colour*
Candle Variation / Effect Available
Sunset Art Filter bracketing Art Filters selectable
Photo Story
Modes Fun Frame
Beach and Snow
Fisheye converter
Macro converter
Zoom in / out
Wide converter
Hand-held Starlight
Panning Sensitivity
Auto (customisable, default ISO
LOW 1600)
Manual ISO LOW 25600 in 1/3 or 1
Max. number of frames 2 frames (shooting)
EV ISO steps
3 frames (editing)
Auto gain control Yes
Frame assistance Live View Shutter
Shutter type Computerised focalplane
Light Metering
Self timer 2s / 12s / Custom
Method TTL open aperture light
Zones 324 zones Multipattern
Sensing System
Detection range 2 20 EV (17mm f2.8, ISO
Modes ESP light metering
Spot metering
Centre weighted metering

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Shutter Speeds White Balance
Shutter speed range 1/8000 60s (in 1/3, 1/2, 1 AUTO WB system Advanced detection system
EV steps) with Live MOS sensor
Bulb mode Up to 30 minutes (selectable Manual White balance (One- Yes
longest time in the menu, Touch)
default: 8 minutes) White balance bracketing 3 frames / +/ 2, 4, 6 mired
High res shot steps
Shutter type Electronic shutter One-touch white balance 2 custom settings can be
Shutter speed 1/8000 8s registered
Resolution JPEG: 7296 x 5472 / RAW: Custom WB 1 setting can be registered at
9216 x 6912 Kelvin temperature (2000K
Equivalent to 40M pixel 14000K)
sensor (8 shots combined Preset values Tungsten
into a single JPEG using Flourescent 1
sensor shift) Sunlight
Available in P/A/S/M mode Flash
Anti shock mode Overcast
Shutter type Electronic first curtain shutter Shade
Shutter speed 1/320* 60s Underwater
Start delay 0, 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 1, 2, 4, 8, 15, Auto Flash adjustment Off / Auto WB / Flash
30s Keep warm colour On / Off
* For speeds over 1/320
sec., mechanical shutter will
Sequence Shooting
automatically be selected.
Speed (H) Approx. 10fps
Silent mode
Speed (L) 5fps
Shutter type Electronic shutter
Max. number of frames 16 frames (RAW)
Shutter speed 1/16000 60s
Up to card capacity (JPG /
Start delay 0, 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 1, 2, 4, 8, 15.
Large Normal mode)
Conditions Memory card: TOSHIBA
Start delay 0, 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 1, 2, 4, 8, 15.
When using the M.Zuiko
Digital ED 1240mm f2.8 Pro

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Image Processing External Flash Control
Colour space sRGB / AdobeRGB X-sync speed 1/250s / 1/8000s (Super FP
Sharpness + Contrast 5 levels Mode)
Contrast 5 levels Type TTL AUTO, AUTO,
Saturation 5 levels MANUAL, FP TTL AUTO,
Gradation 4levels (auto, high key, FP MANUAL
normal, low key) Modes Auto
Engine TruePic VII Red-eye reduction
Art Filter bracketing Available Slow synchronisation
Tele converter effect 2x 2nd curtain and slow
Black & White filter Yellow, Orange, Red, Green synchronisation
Black & White toning Sepia, Blue, Purple or Green Fill-in for exclusive flash
in Black & White mode Manual
Picture mode Natural Intensity +/ 3 EV (1/3, 1/2, 1 EV
i-Enhance steps)
Vivid Note: Some functions are
Art Filter only available if they are
Monotone supported by the external
Portrait flash.

Wireless Flash Control

Internal Flash Number of channels 4 channels
Modes AUTO Compatible external flash FL36R, FL50R, FL300R,
Manual FL600R
Manual (Full, 1/4, 1/16, 1/64) Control method Triggered and controlled by
Red-eye reduction bundled flash
Slow synchronisation with Group setting 4 groups
red-eye reduction Available when used
Slow synchronisation together with cameras
Slow synchronisation 2nd compatible with the Olympus
curtain wireless RC flash system.
Monitor type Variangle LCD Touch
FP Manual
Monitor size 7.6cm / 3.0'' (3:2)
Type Detachable flash with
Resolution 1037K dots
bounce capability (bundled)
Brightness adjustment +/ 7 levels
Flash compensation +/ 3 EV / 1/3, 1/2, 1 EV
Colour balance +/ 7 levels Vivid (default) /
Guide number 12.9 (ISO 200)
Touch Control fucntions AF area enlargement
X-sync speed 1/250s / 1/8000s (Super FP
AF area selection
Art Filter
Enlargement playback
Frame forward/backward
Live Guide
Scene Modes
Shooting mode
Shutter release
Super Control Panel
Wifi connection
Specifications and appearances are subject to change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer
Level Gauge Movie Recording System
Detection 2axis Recording format MOV(MPEG4AVC/H.264),
Display Rear display and viewfinder AVI(Motion JPEG)
Time code Rec run / Free run
Drop frame / Nondrop frame
Recording Formats
Image Stabilisation Mode Yes; Sensor shift
RAW 12bit
MIS1 (Image sensor
RAW & JPEG Yes; parallel recording
shift and electronic image
stabilizer with multi motion
Aspect ratio 4:3 / 3:2 / 16:9 / 6:6 / 3:4
MPO (3D) Yes
MIS2 (Image sensor shift
with multi motion IS)
Image Size HD Movie quality Full HD 1920 x 1080 (16:9) /
RAW 4608 x 3456 compressed / 30p, 25p, 24p / ALLI(AI),
17MB / frame IPB(SF, F, N) (MOV)
4608 x 3456 Fine Full HD 1920 x 1080 (16:9) /
(compression: 1/4) / 7.5MB / 60p, 50p / IPB(SF, F, N)
frame (MOV)
4608 x 3456 Normal HD 1280 x 720 (16:9) /
(compression: 1/8) / 3.5MB / 60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p /
frame ALLI(AI), IPB(SF, F, N)
Middle 3200 x 2400 / 1.7MB / frame (MOV)
Small 1280 x 960 / 0.4MB / frame ALLI (AI: ~ 77Mbps)
IPB (SF: ~52Mbps, F:
~30Mbps, N: ~18Mbps)
Still Image Recording
HD 1280 x 720 (16:9) / 30p
EXIF 2.2
Movie quality 640 x 480 / 30p (AVI Motion
Maximum Recording Time 29min (MOV)
14min (SD) / 7min (HD) (AVI
Motion JPEG)*
Max. file size 4GB (AVCHD)
2GB (MotionJPEG)
Exposure Modes Aperture priority
Art Filter
Programme automatic
Shutter priority
* Frame rate may drop when
using certain art filter
Class 10 or higher SD card
is recommended for movie
UHSII or UHSI U3 card
is recommended for ALLI

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Movie Specialties Sound Recording System
Time lapse 4k, 1080p, 720p (AVI Motion Internal microphone Stereo
JPEG) Recording format Stereo PCM/16bit, 48kHz,
Fast motion Yes Wave Format Base
Slow motion Yes Image footage 30s
Movie clips 1, 2, 4, 8s Speaker Yes
(Extension up to 16s by Microphone functions Wind Noise Reduction
pressing record button Recording Volume
before clip ends.) Volume limiter
Movie effects Multi shot echo Audio Dubbing
One shot echo Linking Olympus PCM
Art fade Recorders
One push tele-converter Functions Slate Tone / Synchronised
Old Film Audio RecMovie Rec
Art Filter Cross Process Compatible with: LS100
Dramatic Tone
View Images
Gentle Sepia
Modes Index
Grainy Film
Key Line
Light Tone
Slide show
Pale & Light Colour
Pin Hole
Pop Art
Light box Yes
Soft Focus
Histogram in playback mode Yes
Shooting information Off / On
Partial Colour*
Highlight/Shadow point warning Yes
* 18 colours selectable
Frame rate limited to 30fps
or lower Erase / Protect / Copy Function
HDMI Live View Yes (GUI* is shown on Erase modes Single, All, Selected
connetced device only and Image protect mode Single frame, Selected
peaking is not available) frames, All Frames, Release
* GUI can be hidden for protect (Single/All selected)
recording on external drive
under following condition.
Movie type: YCbCr 4:2:2 /
Menu languages in camera English, French, German,
Frame rate: as set / Sound:
Spanish, Italian, Russian,
Czech, Dutch, Danish,
Polish, Portuguese,
Swedish, Norwegian,
Finnish, Croatian, Slovenian,
Hungarian, Greek, Slovak,
Turkish, Latvian, Estonian,
Lithuanian, Ukrainian,

Specifications and appearances are subject to change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer
Customisation Options Power Supply
Fn Button Yes Battery BLN1 LithiumIon Battery
My Mode 4 settings storable (Can be Sleep mode 1, 3, 5, 10 min. and off
set to mode dial.) selectable.
Factory reset Full / Basic Battery life Approx. 750 shots in Quick
Programmable button Yes sleep mode
Movie recording 80min (standard JEITA
conditions) 150min (when
zoom and other operational
Hot shoe Yes
functions are not used)
Media SD Memory Card (SDHC,
SDXC, UHSI compatible)
Class 6 is recommended for Environment
Movie shooting Temperature 10 40C Operating
HDMI Yes; Micro connector (Type temperature / 20 60C
D) * storage temperature
USB 2.0 High Speed Yes Humidity 30 90% operation
Combined V & USB output Yes; NTSC or PAL humidity / 10 90% storage
selectable humidity
Wireless connectivity WiFi
* "HDMI", the HDMI logo and
"HighDefinition Multimedia
Dimensions (W x H x D) 123.7 x 85 x 44.5mm
Interface" are trademarks
(without protrusions)
or registered trademarks of
Weight 469g (including battery and
HDMI Licensing LLC.
memory card)
Tethered control Yes
417g (body only)
Microphone jack 3.5 mm minijack
Earphone jack 3.5 mm minijack (HLD8G
required) Exterior
Available Colours Black
Wi-Fi Functions
Easy Connection QR code setting
Wireless Shooting Live View
Power off
Rec View
Self timer
Touch AF & Shutter
P/A/S/M exposure modes
Bulb mode
Movie recording
Live Composite

Specifications and appearances are subject to change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer