Walimex pro Aptaris for Olympus OM-D E-M5

Item number: 19883
  • Innovative and flexible cage system for Olympus OM-D E-M5, which makes the camera suitable for accessories
  • Many 1/4 inch threads for attaching accessories such as LED light, microphone, Follow Focus, etc.
  • Precise fit for camera model Olympus OM-D E-M5 (Mk. I)
  • Made in Germany
  • Made from extremely light and stable aircraft aluminum
  • incl. adjustable handle, mountable on all sides
  • Many expansion and combination options
Item description

Aptaris - makes cameras suitable for accessories
The "Made in Germany" Cage System Aptaris makes your camera suitable for accessories and thus allows professional results when filming and taking pictures.

Precise fit for Olympus OM-D E-M5
Designed specifically for the Olympus OM-D camera, the system adapts to 100% of your system camera. The camera is simply attached to the cage via a 1/4 inch thread.

Greatest flexibility in use
Thanks to a variety of 1/4 inch threads, any number of accessories such as microphones or LED lights can be attached at leisure. Additional flexibility in use is provided by the adjustable handle supplied, which can be mounted at the top, bottom or side as required. This also makes it possible to shoot low angle near the ground. Of course, you can also mount Aptaris on a tripod. In any case, access to the battery compartment, memory card, etc. remains unrestricted.

Many expansion and combination possibilities
Aptaris is a system. Therefore, you can extend the cage with any number of accessories such as the Aptaris Rod Module (#19742) or the Shoulder Support Module (#19901). The Rod Module offers you plenty of space for attaching additional accessories such as Follow Focus or a matte box. With a diameter of 15mm, the rods correspond to the LWS industry standard, so that the combination with all common accessories is possible. Thanks to the supplied quick-release plate, the rod module can be easily attached to the Aptaris system via a sliding mechanism. With the Aptaris shoulder support module, you can turn the cage into a complete rig in just a few steps - for even more flexibility, especially in mobile use. Of course, you can also expand Aptaris at any time, e.g. with additional flash shoe adapters or a separate L-angle and other equipment.

Premium quality "Made in Germany"
Developed and manufactured in cooperation with the German manufacturer SIX, Aptaris convinces with highest precision in processing, extraordinary materials and sophisticated engineering. Seamless quality controls ensure premium quality and extreme longevity even under heavy use in continuous use. This is supported by the extraordinary materials: Aptaris is made of particularly light aircraft aluminium and stainless steel. With only 150 g, Aptaris for the Olympus OM-D E-M5 is very comfortable to use and at the same time extremely stable. Thanks to the black anodisation, Aptaris also scores with its elegant design.

Technical specification

General information

Cage Compatibility CSC
incl. handle Yes
system Cage
Width 146mm
Weight 150g
Height 99mm
Material Stainless steel, aviation aluminium
Product Color Black
Depth 41mm
rattle clamp No


Depth 41mm
3/8 inch accesories thread No
modular system Yes
Rod diameter 15mm


Girth 529mm
Height of Packaging 71mm
Length of Packaging 203mm
Packaging Material Carton
Packaging with Euro Hole No
Weight incl. Packaging 500g
Width of Packaging 158mm
Included in delivery
  • 1x Aptaris Cage for Olympus OM-D E-M5
  • 1x Handle with two Minirails
  • 1x Cold shoe adapter
  • 2x Sling Mount
  • 7x Screws
  • 1x L-angle
Examples of Use