Olympus Zuiko M. ED 12-40mm f/2.8 PRO

Olympus Zuiko M. ED 12-40mm f/2.8 PRO
$685 - $949
12-40 mm
autofocus 3.3x zoom lens
f/2.8
fixed aperture
  • Generic motor Built-in focus motor

compatibilitywith digital cameras

Four thirds (2.1x crop factor)

This lens is compatible with Four thirds (2.1x crop factor) cameras such as the Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5, Olympus E-M10 II and Panasonic DMC-GX8.

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
71.6 - 24.4°
horizontal angle of view
25-83mm
35mm equivalent focal length

Pros

The Olympus M. ED 12-40mm f/2.8 PRO vs other Digital camera lenses

Auto focus Supports autofocus Help
Easier to use
Fixed aperture Fixed aperture Help
The same maximum aperture at all focal lengths

The Olympus M. ED 12-40mm f/2.8 PRO vs other Digital camera lenses

Wide minimum Good narrowest aperture Help
f/22

Cons

The Olympus M. ED 12-40mm f/2.8 PRO vs other Digital camera lenses

Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Prime lens Zoom lens Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses

The Olympus M. ED 12-40mm f/2.8 PRO vs other Digital camera lenses

Magnification Poor macro Help
1:3.3 (0.3)

Specifications

General

Min focal length
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12 mm
above average above average
Max focal length
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40 mm
below average below average
Zoom range
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3.3x
Magnification
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1:3.3 (0.3)

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/2.8
Wide minimum
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f/22
Tele maximum
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f/2.8
Tele minimum
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f/22

Features

Auto focus
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Yes
above average above average
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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Micro Four Thirds
Length
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84 mm
Diameter
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70 mm
Filter size
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62 mm
Weight
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382 g

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
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73.7°
Telephoto horizontal
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25.4°
Wide vertical
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58.7°
Telephoto vertical
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19.2°
Wide diagonal
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86.3°
Telephoto diagonal
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31.4°

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