The Olympus 70-300mm f/4.0-5.6 ED Zuiko is an affordable super telephoto lens designed for Four Thirds digital cameras. It's equally at home and fully coupled on Micro Four Thirds camera bodies via any good 4/3 to M4/3 mount adapter such as the Olympus MMF-3.
This 70-300mm (35mm equivalent of 140-600mm) lens with a f/4-5.6 maximum aperture is part of the Olympus Zuiko line, offering exceptional build and optics. Weighing in at just 620g (1.36 pounds), it's a lightweight long lens perfect for outdoor photography. The zoom range is useful in covering a wide assortment of creative needs like sports, travel, wildlife, portraiture, landscape, documentary, and more.
To reduce lens aberrations and color fringing, the lens has been designed with three Extra-Low Dispersion (ED) elements. The Olympus 70-300mm f/4.0-5.6 ED Zuiko also supports tele-macro photography thanks to its 1x magnification (35mm equivalent). Due to the Four-Thirds system, the lens offers a lot of the functionality out of both super-telephoto and macro photography world.
- Super telephoto Zoom
- 140mm-600mm equivalent field of view (35mm)
- Four Thirds mount
- Easily adapts to Micro Four Thirds
- Aperture range of f/4-5.6 to f/22
- Three Extra-Low Dispersion (ED) Elements
- 14 elements in 10 groups
- Nine blade circular aperture
- 18-4.1 Degree Angle of View
- Close focusing distance of .9m (~3.0ft)
- 1:2 Macro reproduction on 18?13.5mm format
Available accessories include: Micro Four Third mount adapters MMF-1, MMF-2, MMF-3, LH-61E Lens Hood, caps, and 58mm filters.