Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 17mm F1.8 Lens

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Release Date : 15 November 2012
Price : $ 499.00

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Key features

  • Equivalent to 34mm in the 35mm format
  • Superb image quality for brilliant photos
  • Snapshot focus mechanism
  • High‑speed AF with MSC technology
  • ZERO (Zuiko Extra‑low Reflection Optical) coating for low‑reflectivity
  • Image stabilisation mechanism with Olympus Micro Four Thirds cameras
  • Excellent low‑light capabilities and stunning bokeh

M.ZUIKO Digital 17mm f/1.8 is an extremely fast lens ideal for street photography. With 34mm (35mm equivalent) its very good for environmental portrait. The fast f/1.8 aperture is perfect for low light condition. Besides it can generate a shallow depth of field. With 9.8 inch minimum focusing distance you can take intimate picture of your subject. The lens includes a MSC autofocus (Movie & Still Compatible) system that helps to achieve fast quiet and smooth focus for video. The ZERO lens coating ensures flare free high quality image.

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Lens typePrime lens
Focal length17 mm
Image stab.No
Lens mountMicro Four Thirds
Max apertureF1.8
Min apertureF22.0
Min focus0.25 m (9.84″)
Max magnification0.08×
Weight120 g (0.26 lb)
Length36 mm (1.4″)