A compact, lightweight body that is splashproof, dustproof, and freezeproof provides unrivaled mobility and ultimate reliability, allowing you to shoot in the most severe environments.
An amazingly compact, lightweight body and system provide a different dimension in mobility. Even when a 600mm f/4 (35mm equivalent) super-telephoto lens is attached, the camera is portable and handheld shooting is comfortable.
A body construction that is splashproof, dustproof, and freezeproof to -10°C makes photography possible in the most brutal environments. Sealing throughout the entire body keeps out sand, dust, rain, and other droplets. The OM-D’s weatherproof performance has been highly regarded by professional photographers worldwide.
This model is equipped with a shutter that clears durability tests of 200,000 operations. A floating shutter mechanism is employed so that shutter shock is not easily transmitted to the camera body.
Due to popular demand by professional photographers, dual card slots have been included on this model. A side-by-side layout has been employed for easy removal of the desired card. Select one of four recording settings.
The capacity of BLH-1 Lithium Ion Rechargeable Battery has been increased by approximately 37% (compared to BLN-1), and the new BCH-1 Rapid Lithium Ion Battery Charger shortens charging time by approximately 50% (compared to BCN-1). Approximately 440 shots can be taken (CIPA testing standards). A percentage display (%) is now available so you can easily check remaining battery charge. You can also check battery status, number of shots, and the battery serial number.
The new grip shape provides a sure grip on the camera.