Olympus M.Zuiko 40-150mm f/2.8 Pro will be the new mid-range zoom lens in the PRO series. More rumors surfaced for the upcoming Olympus 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO lens price and release date.
The Olympus 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO lens is rumored to be announced at Photokina 2014 which will happen in September. Rumor mill is also speculating that the announcement could be in late 2014 too.
According to sources the Olympus 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO lens release date has been scheduled for early 2015 and the price expected to be around $1,200 and $1,300.
Olympus 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO Lens Price and Release Date Rumors
The price for the upcoming Olympus 40-150mm f/2.8 lens previously rumored around $1,200 just like the 50-200mm f/2.8-3.5 SWD lens. There is also a 1.4x teleconverter patent pending along with the 40-150mm f/2.8 lens.
The Olympus 7-14mm f/2.8 and 300mm f/4 PRO lenses are also the lenses to be added in the Olympus PRO-series. The upcoming MFT lenses are rumored to be released in early 2015 too.
Looks like the Olympus PRO series will be much stronger after the first 12-40 f/2.8 PRO lens. The new PRO series lenses are freezeproof, splashproof, and dustproof.