Sometimes, subtlety is the key to a good photo—whether you’re trying to quietly snap a shot of someone on the street or a candid at a friend’s party. In the short video below, fine-art photographer Davin Lavikka compares the shutter sounds of five heavy-hitting cameras:
As you can hear, the mirrorless Olympus OM-D EM-5 Mark II is beyond quiet—it’s absolutely silent.
When heard immediately after the machine-gun sound of its four competitors (a Canon 5Ds, Nikon D810, Pentax 645z and Sony a6000), there’s absolutely no comparison.
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