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Olympus Zuiko 50mm F/2 Macro Lens

Weatherproof - Seals protect from dust, humidity and light splashing.Weatherproof - Seals protect from dust, humidity and light splashing.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.52Quick-Shift Autofocus, also called Direct Manual-Focus (DMF).Quick-Shift Autofocus, also called Direct Manual-Focus (DMF).

Lens Description

The Olympus Zuiko 50mm F/2 Macro is a short telephoto prime designed for cameras with a Four-Thirds (2X) sensor. This bright prime has a 50mm focal-length. It provides the same field of view as a 100mm lens on a Full-Frame camera. The body of this lens is weatherproof against adverse weather such as rain and snow. It has sealing to prevent entry of water and dust.

This prime can focus down to 24cm from the imaging plane which gives it a maximum magnification of 0.52X. The lens offers a Quick-Shift AF system which lets the user simply rotate the focus-ring to focus manually. A built-in focus motor is used to set the focus-distance. It allowed Olympus to optimize the motor precisely for this lens in order to maximize performance.

This lens is only available for Four-Thirds. Follow this link for all current compatible digital cameras: Four-Thirds mount cameras.

Olympus Zuiko 50mm F/2 Macro

Olympus Zuiko 50mm F/2 Macro Specifications

Brand Olympus Model Zuiko 50mm F/2 Macro
Mount Four-Thirds Max FLM 2X
Focal Length 50mm View Angle 24°
Max ApertureF/2Min ApertureF/22
Min Focus24cmMagnification0.52X
Filter Size52mm Aperture Blades7
Size (D x L)71 x 62mm Weight300g
TiltN / A ShiftN / A
Stabilization ProtectionWeatherproof
Zoom Drive N / A Focus Drive AF with Quick-Shift
Zoom Mechanism N / A Focus Mechanism External
Hood Bayonet Focus Motor Internal
Perspective RectilinearIntroduced

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Olympus 50mm F/2 Facts


Weatherproof - Seals protect from dust, humidity and light splashing.Weatherproof - Seals protect from dust, humidity and light splashing.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.52Quick-Shift Autofocus, also called Direct Manual-Focus (DMF).Quick-Shift Autofocus, also called Direct Manual-Focus (DMF).
50mm Focal-Length F/2 Constant Aperture
52mm Filter Thread AF with Quick-Shift
Four-Thirds Mount 2 Max Crop-Factor
300g Lens Weight 71 x 62mm (D x L)
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