The Olympus 12-50mm F/3.5-6.3 M.Zuiko ED EZ MSC is a standard zoom lens designed for Micro Four Thirds digital cameras. In addition to high quality still photography use the 12-50mm is particularly well suited for video work. The lens notably features a newly developed motorized zoom mechanism for easy smooth and quiet zooming while shooting movies. Equivalent to a 24-100mm (35mm format equivalent) the 4.2X zoom range extends from significantly wide-angle to a medium telephoto focal length, optimal for portraits. The AF system is a the MSC (Movie & Still Compatible) mechanism using by a newly developed linear motor drive for faster, quieter focusing. Dust and Splash Proof construction lets you shoot in harsh conditions without worry.
- 24-100mm equivalent field of view (35mm)
- High quality optics
- Three Aspherical elements (including one DSA, Double Sided Aspherical)
- On HR (High Refractive index) element
- One ED (Extra low Dispersion) glass element
- EZ (Electronic Zoom) powered zoom mechanism
- High speed and quiet Movie-Still Compatible (MSC) focusing
- Manual focus clutch mechanism
- One Touch Macro Button, .35m (.98ft) close focus
- Five blade circular aperture
- Dedicated Fn (Custom Function) button
- Weather-Resistant Construction
- Portable and lightweight at just .211kg (7.44oz)
- Uses the popular 52mm filter size
Available accessories include LH-55C Lens Hood, LH-55B Lens Hood, LC-52C Lens Cap, LR-2 Rear Lens Cap, 52mm filters.