Capture outstanding landscapes, travel snapshots, portraits and more with just one, remarkable lens – the Olympus M.Zuiko 12-40mm f2.8 PRO lens. This 24-80mm equivalent zoom is the ultimate all-rounder, combining professional performance with great versatility. A bright, constant maximum aperture and rounded 7-blade diaphragm afford beautiful bokeh when desired, and stunning images even in low light.
Clear Images with Reduced Aberrations
With 14 elements in 9 groups including two extra-low dispersion (ED) lenses, one extra-low dispersion aspherical (EDA) lens, and two high refractive index (HR) lenses, the Olympus M.Zuiko 12-40mm f2.8 PRO lens captures exceptionally clear images. Reducing colour aberrations, ghosting, flare and distortion, this lens delivers more lifelike images with superior colour contrast and definition.
Excellent Macro Performance
Get up close to your subject with the ability to focus from 20cm. This is great for experimenting with macro-style photography and capturing fine, delicate detail, such as in food or nature photography. Using the Olympus 12-40mm f2.8 PRO lens’ telephoto setting, close-up shooting is possible up to 7cm from the end of the lens.
Switch Over to Manual
The Olympus 12-40mm f2.8 PRO LENS’ MSC (Movie and Still Compatible) mechanism and linear motor provide fast and near-silent autofocus. This makes it possible to photograph easily startled subjects like babies or wildlife, as well as events or moments that you don’t want to disturb. Need to fine-tune your focusing? Switch to manual focus in an instant using the manual focus clutch.
The Olympus 12-40mm f2.8 PRO lens’ signature Olympus ZERO (Zuiko extra-low reflection optical) coating thoroughly eliminates ghosting and flaring to give your images sharp clarity. Removing distortion, the lens coating gives your images edge-to-edge sharpness without unwanted distractions. Even in challenging lighting conditions, the optical coating helps achieve clear image quality.
The Olympus 12-40mm f/2.8 PRO lens has a dustproof, splashproof and freezeproof all-metal construction to keep your lens protected. You won’t need to worry about taking this lens out in the elements, as it can take on water splashes, dusty situations and icy cold climates. This means you can travel and shoot outdoors with peace of mind.