• Sea & Sea MDX-EM5 MK II Digital Camera Housing

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Sea & Sea MDX-EM5 MK II Digital Camera Housing

The MDX-EM5 Mark II Underwater Housing from Sea & Sea.

Lets you capture images and video with your Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark ll mirrorless digital camera and Olympus FL-LM3 flash at depths up to 328'. Dual fiber-optic ports enable the connection of optional external strobes via cables, while mechanical controls afford access to all camera functions. Most of the MDX-EM5 housing's levers and buttons glow in low-light conditions for enhanced visibility. The enclosure is constructed from a corrosion-resistant machined aluminum alloy. The MDX-EM5 comes equipped with a Sea & Sea Optical Viewfinder 0.5x. It ships without a required lens port and accepts optional ML and NX lens ports for various macro and wide-angle zoom lenses.


  • Depth Rating: 328'
  • Made from a corrosion-resistant machined aluminum alloy
  • Equipped with front and rear sacrificial zinc anodes, which corrode in seawater to prevent sensitive parts of housing from doing so
  • Optional leak sensor with LED lamp can be installed to alert you in unlikely event of a breach in waterproof seal
  • Housing has accessory shoe on top for lighting arm connection and threaded 1/4"-20 mount on bottom for tripod/tray attachment
  • Dual fiber-optic ports enable connection of optional external strobes via cables
  • Optional fiber optic cables allow camera's FL-LM3 flash to trigger optional external strobes
  • Compatible with YS-01, YS-02, YS-03, YS-110a,YS-D1, and YS-D2 strobes
  • Mechanical controls afford access to all camera functions without opening housing
  • Camera's flash can be activated and deactivated via housing's built-in flash control
  • Movable focus/zoom gear allows large-diameter lenses to be easily mounted
  • Rear dial, mode dial, and flash on/off dial have spring-loaded dampers to provide secure operation
  • Luminescent levers and buttons for enhanced visibility
  • Equipped with Sea & Sea Optical Viewfinder 0.5x and compatible with optional Sea & Sea VF180 1.2x and VF45 1.2x prism viewfinders
  • Compatible with optional trays with grips for the attachment of optional lighting arms, which support strobes or video lights
  • Compatible with optional Sea & Sea Ergo-Grip v2, Sea Arm 8, and Grip-Stay L II trays and grips
  • Compatible with optional ML and NX ports for various macro and wide-angle zoom lenses (see system chart linked above)
  • With a lens-lock release button on the front of the housing, lenses can be changed with ease
  • Allows you to keep ports securely in place using the port lock control located on the outside of the housing
  • Olympus lens gears and shading rings can be used


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