Inon publishes compatibility information with Olympus TG-5

Inon has released details of their product’s compatibility with the Olympus TG-5 in the Olympus PT-058 housing. Included are details of their wide angle conversion lenses and fiber optically triggered strobes. Inon’s close up lenses are not compatible as the camera has a “Microscope Mode.”

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Compatibility with Olympus TG-5/PT-058

INON INC. is pleased to announce compatibility of existing INON products with Olympus TG-5/PT-058 (1).

External Strobe/LED flashlight Compatibility with TG-5/PT-058 (1)

The highly accurate “S-TTL” Auto mode of INON D-2000/S-2000 is supported when connecting via INON “Optical D Cable Type L/Double Hole Rubber Bush Set” products below.(2)(3)

Left: S-2000 Right: D-2000

Compatible Optical Cable

Below listed INON LED flashlight products are also usable to benefit for shooting underwater movie.

From left to right: LF800-N LF1100-W LF1400-S LF1000-S LE700-W LE700-S LE350

(1) Contact Olympus Imaging Corp. for detail of camera/protector. INON Inc. confirms product compatibility based on a camera/housing available in Japan.
(2) S-TTL Auto of S-2000/D-2000 is usable only when built-in flash of the TG-5 is set to “Fill-in flash”. INON strobe is not compatible with Olympus “wireless RC flash system”.
(3) The Olympus PT-058 is bundled with an fiber optics cable adapter PFCA-03 and listed INON fiber optics product is directly plugged in the adapter.

Lens System Compatibility with TG-5 / PT-058 (1)

By attaching INON Step-up Ring 52-67 on the PT-058, below listed INON attachment lenses are usable. (4)

Step-up Ring 52-67 and PT-058

For wide imaging, INON UWL-H100 28M67 Type 2 (5)(6) is compatible and its super dome option Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 (5) further increases to shoot semi-fisheye imaging.

Also INON underwater micro fisheye lens UFL-M150 ZM80 (7) is compatible to capture underwater world through a view of a tiny fish to create unique image only by this lens.

Left: UWL-H100 28M67 Type 2 attached on Olympus TG-5/PT-058. Center: Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 attached on Olympus TG-5 / PT-058. Right: UFL-M150 ZM80 attached on Olympus TG-5 / PT-058

(4) Close-up lenses are not compatible as the Olympus TG-5 offers advanced Microscope mode for high magnification photography at zoom telephoto end without any attachment lenses.
(5) Only usable when camera’s focal length(zoom position) is set to 28mm(35mm film equivalent) like when selecting conversion lens PTWC-01 in accessory setting via Live Control. The UWL-H100 28M67 Type2 (and combination with Dome Lens Unit II for UWL-H100 ) is designed to deliver optimal image quality when camera’s focal length is set to 28mm(35mm film equivalent).
(6) Using on land with zoom wide end will have vignetting. Crop an image after shooting or slightly zoom to telephoto side.
(7) Optional M27-M67 Mount Converter for UFL-M150 ZM80 is required.

Arm System Compatibility with TG-5/PT-058 (1)

Left: Grip Base D4 attached on PT-058. Right: Grip Base M1 attached on PT-058

The Grip Base D4 is equipped with “SPS (Slide Plate System)” to support more than 100 different underwater housings and directly attached on a compatible housing , and Grip Base M1 is a base arm specifically designed for midsize underwater housing for micro four thirds digital SLR, both arm system are compatible.

Wide variety of INON adapters/bases is compatible and easy to set-up multiple lighting system with dual strobe configuration by attaching extra D Holder.

The compact light arm Shoe Base is directly attached on the housing accessory shoe.

TG-5/PT-058 set-up example

* Olympus TG-5 + Olympus PT-058
* LF1100-W
* Single Light Holder LF
* Shoe Base

Relative information on INON web site

Press release information is as of June 30, 2017 and subject to change without prior notice.