The Olympus ED Zuiko 14-42 mm f/ 3.5-5.6 is a standard 3x zoom lens and is the most compact and lightweight of its class.Equivalent focal length is 28-84 mm for 35 mm cameras. Minimumfocusing distance is just 25 cm. The ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) and two aspherical elements combat possible chromatic aberration. Circular aperture providesbeautiful bokeh. The lens weight of 190 g ensureshigh mobility.
The lens was specially designed for a super compact E-400 camera. This compact, lightweight and price attractive zoom lens may be used both for a wide-angle shooting and for a classic portrait photography.
Pros: The Olympus ED Zuiko 14-42 mm f/ 3.5-5.6:
compact and lightweight;
ED element and 2 aspherical elements for highest quality;
minimum focusing distance of 0.25 m.
Cons: The Olympus ED Zuiko 14-42 mm f/ 3.5-5.6:
made of plastic;
There is a play between mechanical elements of the control system.
TheOlympus ED Zuiko 14-42 mm f/ 3.5-5.6 produces a rather sharp picture across the frame.
Averageprice: from 4,856 to 13,500 rubles
It is completed with a hood (LH-61C), a protective cap of the lens (LC-58C), a lens case (LSC-0814).
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Posted by: KleoY Date of publication: 24.12.2010