Olympus 7-14mm f/2.8 PRO wide angle lens for mirrorless cameras with Micro Four Thirds image sensors expected to be announced at CP+ 2015 in mid-February.
Along with the Olympus E-M5II mft camera which is also rumored for the CP+ Camera & Photo Imaging Show 2015, the M.Zuiko Digital ED 7-14mm f/2.8 PRO lens is said to be released during the show.
The Olympus 7-14mm f/2.8 and 300mm f/4 PRO are the next two Olympus PRO-series lenses in the lineup. The other version of the M.Zuiko Digital ED 300mm f/4 PRO lens is said to become available in the second half of 2015.
Olympus 7-14mm f/2.8 PRO Could Be Announced with the E-M5 Mark II
The development of the M.Zuiko Digital ED 7-14mm 1:2.8 PRO and the M.Zuiko Digital ED 300mm 1:4 PRO lenses announced back in February, 2014. The new Olympus 7-14mm f/2.8 will compete directly with Panasonic’s 7-14mm f/4 lens.
Olympus 7-14mm f/2.8 MFT lens is said to feature extremely high quality optics. The super wide-angle lens provides a focal length from 14mm to 28mm and also gives constant aperture of f/2.8 throughout the focal range.
M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 7-14mm 1:2.8 PRO lens
- Wide-angle zoom lens
- 14-28mm (35mm equivalent)
- Dust and splash-proof
- Compact and lightweight form
The price of the lens rumored to be around $1,799 which is also the same price of the current Four Thirds version of Zuiko 7-14mm f/4.0 lens.