Much lighter than previous housings.
Various controls can be operated whilst holding the grips.
Optical YS Converter/N1 can be built into the housing
All the dials have a spring (damper) to prevent slip of the controls
The Port Lock prevents the port from turning or loosening and the Port Lock lever is specifically located to avoid being unlocked accidentally.
The housing is equipped with a lens-lock release button which makes it possible to change lenses easily, without opening the housing.
The camera’s diopter adjustment dial can be operated from outside the housing. This feature is useful when two or more people with different eyesight use the housing.
Pulling out the Focus/Zoom Dial gives sufficient room inside the housing to easily accommodate larger diameter lenses.
All controls have luminescence stickers which glow in dark environment.
Equipped with the Optical Viewfinder 0.5x as standard.
Other optional viewfinders such as the VF180 1.2x, VF45 1.2x and Optical Viewfinder 0.8x can be used.
*When the VF180 1.2x is mounted on the MDX-D850 housing, the lower part of the camera’s viewfinder (where the shooting data is displayed) cannot be viewed due to vignetting.
Sync Cord 2-pin Connector enables use of conventional hardwired Sync cable (Manual mode only).
Accessory port enables use of Leak Sentinel (vacuum sensor).
Equipped with two sacrificial zinc diodes (one on the front case and the other on the rear) to prevent electrolysis damage.
Built-in leak sensor immediately alerts you to water ingress.
Tripod screw mount is located on the centre underside of the housing.