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Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12-40mm f/2.8 PRO Lens

Release Date : 10 September 2013
Price : $ 999.00

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Key features

This M.ZUIKO lens is ergonomically designed and specifically targeted to fulfill the need of Pro Photographers. With all through F/2.8 aperture gives ultimate control on depth even in critical lighting condition. It matches the 24 to 80mm focal length in 35mm format. The minimum focusing distance of 20 cm gives an extra advantage for doing close up work. A weather proof construction with MSC focusing system as well as Manual Focus Clutch ensures superb performance in all environment. This all around lens is a perfect companion for highly enthusiastic hobbyist and professionals.


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Lens type Zoom lens
Focal length 12–40 mm
Image stabilisation No
Lens mount Micro Four Thirds
Maximum aperture F2.8
Minimum aperture F22.0
Number of diaphragm blades 7
Aperture notes Circular diaphragm
Elements 14
Groups 9
Special elements / coatings 1 aspherical element, 1 dual-sided aspherical element, 2 ED glass elements, 2 HR glass elements, 1 EDA glass element, 1 HD glass element
Minimum focus 0.20 m (7.87″)
Maximum magnification 0.3×
Autofocus Yes
Motor type Stepper motor
Full time manual Yes
Focus method Internal
Focus notes Manual Focus Clutch mechanism
Distance scale Yes
DoF scale No
Weight 382 g (0.84 lb)
Diameter 70 mm (2.75″)
Length 84 mm (3.31″)
Sealing Yes
Zoom method Rotary (extending)
Filter thread 62 mm
Filter notes Does not rotate on focusing
Hood supplied Yes
Hood product code LH66