Now it’s time to stop calling the Olympus kit – the first to be launched under the new OM System brand is the M.Zuiko 20mm f / 1.4 Pro lens.
First announced in September, the
Olympus The OM System M.Zuiko 20mm f / 1.4 Pro is the manufacturer’s first f / 1.4 lens, combining the gap between the super-compact f / 1.8 Premium primes and the super-fast f / 1.2 Pro lens.
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At 63.4 x 61.7mm and 247g, the OM System M.Zuiko 20mm f / 1.4 Pro is much smaller and smaller and lighter than the 17mm f / 1.2 and 25mm f / 1.2 Pro lenses – and smaller. Olympus M.Zuiko 12-45mm F / 4 Pro (It weighs about the size of a large apple, according to the manufacturer) and shares the same 58mm filter thread.
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The 40mm equivalent full frame / 35mm contract, 20mm f / 1.4 fit comfortably between the 17mm (35mm equivalent) and 25mm (50mm) options in the M.Zuiko lineup.
Focusing at a distance of 0.25 m is ideal for travel, road photography, landscapes and daily shooting – especially in IPX1 weathering.
The optical formula contains 11 high-quality ingredients in 10 groups, including 1 Super Edition (Extra-Low Distribution) lens, 3 ED lenses, 2 Super HR (high refractive) lenses and 2 Aspherical lenses.
With 9 knives with a circular diaphragm, combined with the fastest f / 1.4 aperture, the lens detects the OM system’s “feather” bokeh and background blur (same f / 2.8 field depth).
Its compact form 20mm f / 1.4 makes it an ideal companion for this Olympus OM-D E-5 5 Mark III, Which can be said to be smaller for larger f / 1.2 lenses. As you can see in the video above, 20mm f / 1.4 seems to be perfectly balanced on small OM-D components.
The OM system M.Zuiko 20mm f / 1.4 Pro will be available for $ 799 / £ 649 (approximately AU $ 1,465) starting at the end of November.
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