Olympus officially announced Olympus M.ZUIKO Digital 17mm f/1.8 wide angle prime lens with the PEN E-P5 micro four thirds camera. Along with the M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 17mm f/1.8 lens Olympus also released the black versions of Olympus M.ZUIKO Digital 45mm f/1.8, Olympus M.ZUIKO Digital 75mm f/1.8 lenses.
The M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 17mm f/1.8 lens is a bright, wide-angle, single focal length lens ideal for snapshot street shooting, landscape photography or capturing subjects in challenging low-light environments. The Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 17mm f/1.8 lens has nine elements in six groups to deliver sharp images of subjects.
Olympus M. Zuiko Digital 17mm f/1.8 Lens Price
Olympus M.ZUIKO Digital 17mm f/1.8 lens for micro four thirds system cameras price is $499.00. The Olympus 17mm f/1.8 lens is available to buy from the camera stores below.
Olympus M. Zuiko Digital 17mm f/1.8 Lens Specs
|Focal Length||17mm (35mm equivalent focal length 34mm)|
|Compatible with||Olympus PEN Cameras and Micro Four Third Cmmeras|
|Lens Construction||9 elements in 6 Groups – DSA lens, 2 Aspherical lenses, HR lens|
|Angle of View||65 degree|
|Closest Focusing Distance||9.8″ / 0.25m|
|Maximum Image Magnification||0.08x (35mm equivalent Maximum Image Magnification [0.16x])|
|Minimum Field Size||162x216mm (at Macro mode)|
|Aperture Range||F1.8 – F22|
|Dimension||Diameter 2.26 x 1.4″ / 57.5 x 35.5mm|
|Weight||4.2 oz / 120g|
Here are the prices of the three lenses now at Adorama.
- Olympus M. Zuiko Digital 17mm f/1.8 Lens – Silver price is $449.
- Olympus M. Zuiko Digital 45mm f/1.8 Lens price is $349.
- Olympus M. Zuiko Digital 75mm f/1.8 Lens price is $899.