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Olympus OM Zuiko Auto-Macro 50 mm f/ 2 Lens

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Olympus OM Zuiko Auto-Macro 50 mm f/ 2 lens

Optical design

Olympus OM Zuiko Auto-Macro 50 mm f/ 2 optical design

Format: 35mm SLR

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Manual Focus (MF)

Lens mounts: Olympus OM

First year of production: 1985

Last year of production: 2003

Optical design: 9 elements in 7 groups

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Average price: $567


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Additional information:

The Olympus OM Zuiko Auto-Macro 50 mm f/ 2  is a fast macro lens for 35 mm SLR  Olympus Om cameras.

It is the  world's second fastest lens with the focal length of 50mm. The system of floating elements corrects  aberration at the closest distances.

When used with  macro extension tubes  or bellows, you can get  more magnification ratio   than 1:2.  Besides, it is recommended that the lens was focused at a minimum distance whereas  the scheme of floating elements was focused to work at short distances.

The Lens Olympus OM Zuiko Auto-Macro 50mm f/2 can be successfully used for ordinary shooting.

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Posted by: Zuiko   Date of publication: 14.10.2011

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