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Olympus 45mm f/1.8

Standard prime lens for Olympus PEN, OM-D and other micro four thirds mirrorless cameras (Silver)

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With a 35mm equivalent focal length of 90mm, this 45mm Olympus lens is ideal for portraits and close-ups. Its large f/1.8 maximum aperture gives your images a narrow depth of field for beautiful blurred backgrounds. It's also great for flash-free indoor photos.

A light-gathering lens for portraits and more

With a 35mm equivalent focal length of 90mm, this 45mm Olympus lens is ideal for portraits and close-ups. Its large f/1.8 maximum aperture gives your images a narrow depth of field for beautiful blurred backgrounds. It's also great for flash-free indoor photos.

A Movie & Stills Compatible (MSC) autofocus system gives this lens the ability to focus quickly and quietly — perfect for recording video with sound.

Product Highlights:

  • Olympus M. Zuiko 45mm f/1.8 lens
  • designed for use with Olympus PEN, OM-D, and other cameras with Micro Four Thirds lens mounts
  • 35mm equivalent focal length: 90mm
  • Movie & Stills Compatible (MSC) autofocus system for quick, silent focusing
  • minimum focus distance: 19.7" (from image sensor plane)
  • minimum aperture: f/22
  • 9 elements in 8 groups
  • 2 HR (High Refractive Index) elements for outstanding optical performance
  • 7 rounded aperture blades for smooth background defocusing
  • attachment/filter size: 37mm
  • includes front and rear lens caps
  • lens is 2-1/4" in diameter, 1-13/16" long
  • weight: 4.09 oz.
  • warranty: 1 year
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee

What's in the Box:

  • Silver M.Zuiko Digital 45mm F1.8 lens (silver)
  • LC-37B front lens cap
  • LR-2 rear lens cap
  • Instructions
  • Warranty card
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Micro Four Thirds Mount: The M. Zuiko Digital 45mm f1.8 lens has a Micro Four Thirds mount. It is compatible with the Olympus PEN and OM-D interchangeable lens cameras.

MSC: This high-quality fast portrait lens has a built-in MSC (Movie and Still Compatible) AF drive for fast, quiet focusing, even while shooting movies.

Lens Specifications: The lens has the following specifications:

  • Focal Length: 45mm
  • 35mm Equivalent: 90mm
  • Maximum Aperture: F1.8
  • Minimum Aperture: F22
  • Angle of View: 27°
  • Lens Construction: 9 elements in 8 groups
  • Closest Focusing Distance: 19.7"
  • Filter Diameter: 37mm
  • Dimensions: Diameter=2.213"; Length=2.009
  • Weight: 4.09 ounces

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The Olympus 45mm f/1.8 lens features a light-gathering, dimension-enhancing f/1.8 aperture and a perfect length for portrait photography that's equivalent to 90mm on a

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Have the 17mm 1.8 and need longer lens. Love the micro 4/3 system [ Harry  Apr 06, 2016 ]
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