Specially engineered for the Olympus E-M5, the PT-EP08 underwater case is waterproof up to a water pressure equivalent to a depth of 45 metres. With its durable, high quality polycarbonate construction, it protects the camera from water while also cushioning it from knocks and bumps on land.
The first Micro Four Thirds underwater housing with an interchangeable lens port PPO-EP01 which is separately available allows the optional use of different Micro Four Thirds lenses. For compatibility please refer to the system chart of the PT-EP08.
By using the port adapter PAD-EP08 and appropriate E-System lens port it is even possible to use different lenses of the Four Thirds System.
For detailed compatibilty please refer to our underwater system chart which shows all accessory usage possibilities and adapter requirements.
With the PT-EP08 you can also enjoy the use of the viewfinder or the OLED screen for perfect operation, whatever shooting conditions you are facing underwater.
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|Function / Efficiency|
|Internal Flash||No, trigger external Strobe only.|
|Depth rating||45m / 135 ft.|
|Underwater Weight||-15g (with 14-42mm llR, port, zoom gear)|
|Port Mount||Olympus OM-D Mount|
|Strobes||Optical Fiber (2x YS Fiber Socket)
Internal flash can be used to trigger external Strobe by optical fiber, please refer to accessories.
|Cold Shoe Mount||Yes|
|Dimensions||201 x 163 x 114mm|
|Materials||Polycarbonate, ABS, clear plate glass, EPDM|
|Wide Angle Lens||Port||Extention / Base||Gear|
|Panasonic Lumix G Fisheye 8mm F3.5 Lens||Athena Optical Fisheye Port 100 for Olympus OM-D Mount #OPD-F100-EP08||Athena Focus Gear #FG/8-NO-M1|