Zuiko Digital ED 70-300mm F4.0-5.6... Covering field of view to 600mm (35mm equivalent), this high mobility super-telephoto zoom lens weighs only 620 grams. Also, this lens incorporates three ED (Extra-low Dispersion) lens elements to offer sharper, higher-contrast imaging performance.
Furthermore, 1x magnification (35mm equivalent) tele-macro photography is capable. Thanks to Four-Thirds system, the lens offers a lot of the footwork out of both super-telephoto and macro photography world.
The Olympus 70-300mm is commonly used for General purpose, Landscape/scenery, Landscape photography, Macro photography, Night photography, Sports/action, Weddings, Wildlife, Wildlife photos and more.The Olympus 70-300mm is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Enthusiast, Photo enthusiast, Semi-pro photographer among others.The Olympus 70-300mm is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Olympus 70-300mm: Consistent output, Durable, Easily interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice bokeh, Rugged, Strong construction to mention just a few.
|Construction||14 Elements in 10 Groups, (including 3 ED lens)
Number of Blades 9 (Circular Aperture Diaphragm)
|Angle of view||18 deg. to 4.1 deg.
Focal Length 70-300 mm
(equivalent to 140-600 mm on a 35 mm film camera)
|F stop range||Maximum Aperture f 4.0 (70mm) - f 5.6 (300mm)
Minimum Aperture f 22
|Closest Focusing Distance||0.96m (at MF shooting)
note: 1.2m when using at AF shooting
|Maximum Magnification||0.50x (equivalent to 1.0x on a 35 mm film camera)|
|Filter Size||Diameter 58mm|
|Dimensions (Length x Diameter)||3.14" x 5" / 80 x 127mm|
|Weight||1.36 lbs. (620g)|
Teleconverter EC-14: Yes (MF available)
Extension Tube EX-25 Yes (MF available)
Tele Converter EC-20 Yes (MF available)