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Downloads for E‑M5 Mark II

  • 01/24/2019

    Firmware update Version 4.1

    Wireless radiowave commander FC-WR is now supported. 

    Stability of operation when using SD card (UHS-II) has been improved. 


    Release notes of previous firmware updates



    Firmware update Version 4.0

    New art filter [Bleach Bypass] has been added. 

    Focus Stacking has been added. ("M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-100mm F4 IS PRO" is also compatible.)  

    Corrected issue of autofocus (AF) function not operating correctly when using the "LEICA DG ELMARIT 200mm F2.8 / POWER O.I.S. (H-ES200)" interchangeable lens produced by Panasonic. 



    Firmware update Version 3.0

    Flash controllers manufactured by Profoto are supported. 

    Backup of camera settings is possible. 

    Compensation for mid-range gradation when using Highlight & Shadow Control is possible. 

    Position of AF target and range of spot metering can be linked. 



    Firmware update Version 2.3

    Macro Flash STF-8 is supported. 

    Electronic Flash FL-900R is supported. 

    Improved stability of exposure when shooting videos. 



    Firmware update Version 2.2

    The stability of the image stabilizer’s operations has been improved. 



    Firmware update Version 2.1


    When updating the firmware from version 1.x to 2.1, the camera settings are reset. 

    When updating the firmware from version 2.0 to 2.1, the camera settings are maintained. 

    This firmware update resolves the following issues that may occur in firmware version 2.0: 

    When recording movies using the Olympus Capture version 1.1, the Touch AF display on the Olympus Capture cannot be cancelled. 

    When an electronic zoom lens is in use, the zoom does not automatically adjust to the wide-angle position even if the monitor is tilted to the self-portrait position. 



    Firmware update Version 2.0

    Precautions when updating firmware: 

    When you update your firmware to version 2.0, camera settings are reset. 

    New functions: 

    Focus bracketing is now possible. 

    Simulated Optical Viewfinder was added. 

    4K was added to Time Lapse Movie for Time lapse shooting. 

    Supports synchronization of start and stop of movie sound recording when using linear PCM recorder LS-100. 

    Slate Tone generation function was added. 

    Major improvements to operability: 

    Movie picture mode Flat was added. 

    Movie setting function was added. (Movie Noise Filter / Movie picture mode) 

    MF clutch/Snapshot Focus can be disabled. 

    Expand LV Dyn. Range was changed to S-OVF. 

    S-OVF was added to button functions. 

    S-OVF was added to Multi Function. 

    Supports Windows 10. 

    OI.Share support: 

    Supports OI.Share Ver.2.6. Live composite shooting with O.I.Share is now possible. 

    Olympus Capture support: 

    Supports Olympus Capture Ver.1.1. 

    To find out about all features and improvements in this firmware update, please refer to the Manual.



    Firmware update Version 1.2

    Available from 16.06.2015 

    1) The "Underwater" function was added to Picture Mode.  

    *We recommend setting Custom Menu G/↯ + WB to OFF. 

    *Caution: When firmware is updated to Ver.1.2, the camera settings are reset. 



    Firmware update Version 1.1

    1) Function has been modified so that audio can be faded out of movie files created with My Clips editing. 

    2) Speed at which information is displayed when the camera is turned on has been improved. 

    3) The issue of noise appearing in images captured while shooting with High Res Shot has been corrected. 

  • Video LUT

  • 07/02/2020

    OM-D Webcam Beta

    (English only)

    OM-D Webcam Beta is an application to use OM-D cameras as a Webcam by connecting the camera to a computer. 


    Compatible with following camera models: 


    E-M1 Mark III 

    E-M1 Mark II 


    E-M5 Mark II 


    Tested but not guaranteed to work with WIN 10 

    Tested but not guaranteed to work with macOS 10.12 - 10.15 

    Tested but not guaranteed to work with following applications: 

    Microsoft Teams* 





    OM-D Webcam requires exclusive control over the camera: 

    Turn off Olympus Capture 

    No parallel connections to other equipment 



    Empty memory card must be inserted 

  • Underwater System Chart

    E-M5 Mark II - PT-EP13

  • System Chart

  • Instruction Manual

  • Declaration of Conformity