Olympus Zuiko 9-18mm f/4-5.6 ED

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9-18 mm
autofocus 2x zoom lens
f/4-5.6
variable aperture
  • Generic motor Built-in focus motor

reviewswhat are people saying

"I found the lens solid in feel, easy to change, quick enough focussing"

bhphotovideo.com

" Great lens, no bubble effect at edges, and very nice for the price."

bhphotovideo.com

"There is one complaint: The focusing is somewhat slower in my E-30 comparing to 14-42 lens, not to mention 12-60 SWD and 50-200 SWD."

bhphotovideo.com

compatibilitywith digital cameras

Pros

The Olympus 9-18mm f/4-5.6 ED vs other Digital camera lenses

Auto focus Supports autofocus Help
Easier to use

Cons

The Olympus 9-18mm f/4-5.6 ED vs other Digital camera lenses

Aperture Narrow aperture Help
f/4
Prime lens Zoom lens Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses
Fixed aperture Variable aperture Help
Narrower aperture at longer focal lengths
Wide minimum Poor narrowest aperture Help
f/5.6

Specifications

General

Min focal length
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9 mm
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Max focal length
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18 mm
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Zoom range
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2x
Magnification
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1:8.3 (0.1)

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/4
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Wide minimum
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f/5.6
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Tele maximum
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f/5.6
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Tele minimum
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f/5.6
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Features

Auto focus
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Yes
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Focus motor
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Generic motor
Image stabilization
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None
Fisheye
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No
Tilt-shift
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No

Form factor

Lens mount
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Four Thirds
Length
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74 mm
Diameter
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79 mm
Filter size
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72 mm
Weight
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275 g

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
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90°
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Telephoto horizontal
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53.1°
Wide vertical
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73.7°
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Telephoto vertical
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41.1°
Wide diagonal
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102.7°
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Telephoto diagonal
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64°

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Shelpix (4:38 PM, December 10, 2010)
This is my favorite everyday lens -- always on my camera because of its versatile ultra wide zoom