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OLYMPUS ED 12-40 F/2.8 PRO M4/3 LNS BLK
Want to pair your Olympus with a sophisticated, high-quality lens that’s as versatile as it is sharp? Then meet the OLYMPUS ED 12-40 F/2.8 PRO M4/3 LNS BLK, a lens capable of handling everything from night photography to sports and action to weddings—sometimes, all at once. Depending on the wedding.
It takes an excellent photographer to make a lot out of a bad lens; but when you’re working with this Olympus, even the most casual of photography enthusiasts will find that their pictures look really, really good.
Learn about the OLYMPUS ED 12-40 F/2.8 PRO M4/3 LNS BLK
What can a capable lens handle? The better question might be, what can a lens like the OLYMPUS ED 12-40 F/2.8 PRO M4/3 LNS BLK not handle? Featuring a maximum aperture of F2.8, a filter at 62mm, and a light 13.4 oz overall weight, this 12-40mm Olympus lens is capable of handling a wide range of scenery and events with consistent output and sophisticated picture design. Compare it to a 12 35 lens, or a 12-35mm Panasonic lens, and you’ll see that the Olympus featured here more than holds its own.
But a lens is more than the sum of its parts: it’s also, well, its parts. You can’t ignore what goes into a lens, after all! To better understand exactly what makes this Olympus ED 12-40 lens so sophisticated, we’ll have to break it down by the technical specifications. Let’s get started.
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From the Manufacturer
This large-aperture 3.3X Zoom lens is the first in the newly created "M.ZUIKO PRO" category. Covering a 35mm equivalent focal length of 24-80mm, this lens features all metallic construction and makes extensive use of high grade optical components including Dual Aspherical, High Refractive and ED lens elements configured in 9 groups to assure the highest level of reproduction. A fast maximum aperture of f2.8 throughout the zoom range, a manual focus clutch as well as Splash-proof, Dust-proof and Freeze-proof construction make it suitable for the most demanding professionals and enthusiasts. An "MSC" (movie and still compatible) AF lens drive system ensures fast and quiet auto-focusing - especially important when shooting HD movies. A seven blade circular aperture produces pleasing background defocusing effects.
The Olympus 12-40mm Mirrorless is commonly used for Landscape/scenery, Low light, Night photography, Sports/action, Video, Weddings, Wildlife photos and more.The Olympus 12-40mm Mirrorless is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Photo enthusiast, Semi-pro photographer among others.The Olympus 12-40mm Mirrorless is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Olympus 12-40mm Mirrorless: Consistent output, Durable, Easily interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice bokeh, Rugged and Strong construction