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Olympus M. Zuiko 45mm f/1.8

Standard prime lens for Olympus PEN, OM-D, and other mirrorless cameras

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Our take on the Olympus M. Zuiko 45mm f/1.8

Fixed focal-length lenses have an image integrity that zoom lenses struggle to match. Because they feature fewer elements and moving parts, it's easier for them to achieve stunning clarity and sharpness. This lens falls into that category, but what's more, it does so with a light-gathering, dimension-enhancing f/1.8 aperture and a perfect length for portrait photography that's equivalent to 90mm on a 35mm camera. That means close-ups of kids, pets, grandparents and other loved ones that pop off the page, framed print, or screen. It also means shots of things like streetscapes that enhance a sense of space. This is a great choice for your first fixed-length lens, as it lends itself to rewarding experimentation.

Product Highlights:

  • 45mm f/1.8 lens
  • light-gathering portrait-length lens for mirrorless cameras
  • 90mm effective focal length
  • ideal for portraits, pet photography, children in action, and documenting objects
  • minimum focus distance: 19.7 inches
  • minimum aperture: f/22
  • lens construction: 9 elements in 8 groups
  • f/1.8 aperture allows for isolation of your subject in space
  • specialized optics help eliminate color fringing and keep images sharp
  • attachment/filter size: 37mm
  • lens is 2-1/4" in diameter, 1-13-16" long
  • weight: 4.09 oz.
  • warranty: 1 year
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
Supplied Accessories:
  • front and rear lens cap

What's in the Box:

  • Silver M.Zuiko Digital 45mm F1.8 lens
  • 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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Have the 17mm 1.8 and need longer lens. Love the micro 4/3 system [ Harry  Apr 06, 2016 ]
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