Olympus Zuiko Digital 50mm f2.0 Macro - Four-Thirds mount
100mm f2.0 equivalent in 35mm format
A telephoto macro lens that features superlative optical performance and is a firm favourite of both macro and portrait photographers.
High performance optics
ED lens element
The pinnacle of optical excellence.
A legendary lens amongst E-System photographers. Due to its special lens design, the Zuiko Digital 50mm lens exhibits minimal distortion characteristics, and superbly even center-to-edge optical performance at all f-stops and focus distances. Its 2.0 maximum aperture enables easy macro photography in low-light, and a floating lens design means that it functions superbly as a bright aperture portrait lens in fashion photography and professional portraiture use. This lens includes an ED element for sharp, brilliant colour images, and provides a maximum magnification of 1:2 (half life size) - equivalent to life size (1:1) in the 35mm film format.
35mm Equivalent Focal Length
Angle of View
f/2.0 - f/22
11 Elements in 10 Groups, including 1 ED Lens Element
Minimum Focus Distance
0.52x (35mm equivalent Maximum Image Magnification 1.04x)
GIF (Graphic Interchange Format):
An image format type generated specifically for computer use. Its resolution is usually very low (72 dpi, or that of your computer screen), making it undesirable for printing purposes.