differences

Reasons to consider the Panasonic 35-100mm f/2.8

More zoom 2.9x vs 1x
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Around 3x more zoom, giving you more flexibility for photos
Better wide angle 35 mm vs 75 mm
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2.1x better wide angle
Cheaper $69.50 vs $599.00
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The best price we've seen is $530 cheaper (8.6x less)
Slightly better telephoto 100 mm vs 75 mm
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More than 30% more reach, less perspective distortion
Slightly more magnification 1:5 (0.2) vs 1:10 (0.1)
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Take macro shots with subjects 2x larger in your photo
Panasonic Lumix G Vario 35-100mm f/2.8 Learn more about
the Panasonic 35-100mm f/2.8

Reasons to consider the Olympus ED 75mm f/1.8

Is a prime lens Yes vs No
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Prime lenses have a single focal length, they are typically sharper and have wider apertures
Wider aperture f/1.8 vs f/2.8
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At its widest, the ED 75mm f/1.8 captures much more light (1.3 f-stops)
Shorter 69 mm vs 99 mm
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More than 30% shorter
Slightly smaller diameter 64 mm vs 69 mm
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Around 10% smaller lens at the end
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the Olympus ED 75mm f/1.8

similarities

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Auto focus Auto focus Help
Easier to use

LensHero is not aware of any interesting weaknesses shared by these two products.

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Weight Light weight Help
35-100mm f/2.8 360 g
ED 75mm f/1.8305 g
Diameter Small diameters Help
35-100mm f/2.8 69 mm
ED 75mm f/1.864 mm
Length Short Help
35-100mm f/2.8 99 mm
ED 75mm f/1.869 mm
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
35-100mm f/2.8 $69.50
ED 75mm f/1.8$599.00
Min focal length Good wide-angle Help
35-100mm f/2.8 35 mm
ED 75mm f/1.875 mm
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Max focal length Poor telephoto Help
35-100mm f/2.8 100 mm
ED 75mm f/1.875 mm

competitors

Panasonic Lumix G Vario 35-100mm f/2.8 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix G Vario  14-140mm f/3.5-5.6 POWER O.I.S.

Panasonic Lumix G Vario 14-140mm f/3.5-5.6 POWER O.I.S.

Travel lens

$70 - $698

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Zoom range Much more zoom
Wide minimum Much wider aperture
Panasonic Lumix G Vario  45-150mm f/4-5.6

Panasonic Lumix G Vario 45-150mm f/4-5.6

Wildlife lens

$248

Max focal length Better telephoto
Length Shorter
Fixed aperture Has a variable aperture
Olympus M.Zuiko  ED 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO

Olympus M.Zuiko ED 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO

Sports lens

$1,149 - $1,499

Max focal length Better telephoto
Magnification More magnification
Lowest price More expensive

Olympus M.Zuiko ED 75mm f/1.8 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix G  42.5mm f/1.7 POWER O.I.S.

Panasonic Lumix G 42.5mm f/1.7 POWER O.I.S.

Low light lens

$398

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Min focal length Better wide angle
Max focal length Slightly worse telephoto
Sigma 85mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM

Sigma 85mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM

Sports lens

$1,022

Aperture Wider aperture
Diameter Larger diameter
Fujifilm XF 90mm f/2 R LM WR

Fujifilm XF 90mm f/2 R LM WR

Low light lens

Magnification Slightly more magnification
Max focal length Slightly better telephoto
Wide minimum Wider aperture

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