The Olympus OM-D E-M5 MarkII and E-M5 Mark III are Olympus’s best selling mirrorless cameras out there. To shoot better photos, you’d better get a flash/speedlite for Olympus E-M5 Mark II and E-M5 Mark III. We have tested and reviewed latest flashes, and below are top-rated ones for Olympus E-M5 Mark II and E-M5 Mark III:
Best Flash for Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II & Mark III
1. Godox V1-O Round Head Camera Flash Speedlite, 2.4G X Wireless HSS 76Ws Speedlight Flash
- [Build-in 2.4G Wireless X System] Optic transmission with even illumination and stable output. Build-in 2.4G wireless transmission offers all-in-one functions and 100 meters further transmission distance.
- [Support TTL Functions] TTL autoflash, Manual Flash, 1/8000s High-speed sync, Flash Exposure Compensation, Flash Exposure Lock, Second Curtain Sync, Modeling flash, etc.
- [Powerful Li-ion Battery] 7.2v/2600mAh lithium batteries ensure better shooting performance.Max. 1.5s recycle time & 480 full power pops.
- [Better Performance]Applies to Panasonic Olympus DSLR Cameras and is compatible with TTL autoflash.76Ws high guide number, and 28-105 zoom flash coverage.
- [Excellent light effects] Distributing even light from center to edge, providing natural and beautiful light effect V1 Round flash head's light effect is softer and more even.
2. Olympus FL-700WR Electronic Flash
- Compact, lightweight wireless flash with dust, splash and freeze proof design (-10°c, 14°F).
- Guide number of 42 with 12-75mm equivalent coverage (35mm equivalent of 24-150mm).
- Wireless radiowave communications up to 30M (98 feet) even in bright locations & areas with obstructions.
- Can be Used as a Commander & receiver Built-in flash (fc-wr Commander & for-wr receiver) sold separately.
- Mode switching during wireless radiowave communications.
3. GODOX TT685O Thinklite TTL Camera Flash High Speed 1/8000s GN60
1 used from $88.04
- Two Transmitting Styles to Offer Creative Light Effect:Two Transmitting Styles to Offer Creative Light Effect.2.4G wireless transmission with all-in-one functions and 100 meters further transmission
- Full TTL Functions:Supports HSS (max. 1/8000s), FEC, FEB, FE lock, front & rear curtain sync, modeling flash, control with camera’s menu screen. Etc
- TTL Wireless Flash Trigger X1O Offers Better User Experience (Sold separately):With 2.4G wireless transmission, X1O( for Olympus ) can be used to trigger camera flash, studio flash and camera shutter over 100 meters’ distance.Support for E-TTL II autoflash, 1/8000 high-speed sync, flash exposure compensation, flash exposure lock, modeling flash, etc.With wireless grouping system (max. 5 groups & 32 channels) to satisfy various shooting requirements
- Convenient Dot-matrix LCD panel:With dot-matrix LCD panel to offer clear and easy operation.Use 4 function buttons to change various settings according to different situations.Turn the select dial to choose the amount of the settings
- Turn the select dial to choose the amount of the settings:GN60 (m ISO 100, @105mm), 22 steps of power output (1/1-1/128).GN60 (m ISO 100, @105mm), 22 steps of power output (1/1-1/128).Support TTL / M /S1/ S2 modes, 20-200m auto/manual zooming.With C.Fn custom function settings. Compatibility of using with three kinds of Olympus cameras: E-M10II、E-M5II、E-M1、E-PL8、E-PL7、E-PL6、E-PL5、E-P5、E-P3、PEN-F; Panasonic：DMC-GX85、DMC-G7、DMC-GF1、DMC-LX100、DMC-G85; Leica: D-Lux(Typ 109)
4. Godox TT350O 2.4G HSS 1/8000s TTL GN36 Camera Flash Speedlite
- Compatible with Olympus / Panasonic Mirrorless Digital Camera