Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12 mm F2 Lens

Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12mm F2.0 09

Release Date : 30 June 2011
Price : $ 799.00

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Key features

  • Versatile wide‑angle fixed focal lens
  • Equivalent to 24mm on a 35mm camera
  • High‑specification design with metal housing
  • Ideal for capturing quality landscapes
  • Superior image quality performance
  • New advanced multi coating
  • High‑speed AF with MSC technology
  • Snapshot focus mechanism

The Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12 mm is literally a very light weight lens given its fast F2 aperture. The minimal size makes this lens comfortable to carry round anywhere. The 24mm (35mm equivalent) wide angle lens is perfect for street photography. Moreover its wide enough to take descent landscape as well. The Manual Focus clutch enables quick focusing when needed. To maintain optimum performance and flare free image Olympus has incorporated ZERO coating in this lens. The high quality built makes it a premium purchase.

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Lens type Prime lens
Max Format size Four Thirds
Focal length 12 mm
Image stabilisation No
Lens mount Micro Four Thirds
Maximum aperture F2.0
Minimum aperture F22.0
Aperture ring No
Number of diaphragm blades 7
Aperture notes Circular aperture diaphragm
Elements 11
Groups 8
Special elements / coatings ZERO (ZUIKO Extra-low Reflection Optical) coating
Minimum focus 0.20 m (7.87″)
Maximum magnification 0.08×
Autofocus Yes
Motor type Micro motor
Full time manual Yes
Focus method Internal
Distance scale Yes
DoF scale Yes
Weight 130 g (0.29 lb)
Diameter 56 mm (2.2″)
Length 43 mm (1.69″)
Materials Metal barrel, metal mount
Sealing No
Colour Silver
Filter thread 46 mm
Hood supplied No