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Lens review: The Olympus 12-40/2.8 M.Zuiko PRO

Announced and available together with the new OM-D E-M1 (reviewed here), the 12-40/2.8 M.Zuiko Digital PRO (24-80mm equivalent) is the first in a new …

Olympus expands its pro MFT lens range with fast wide and telephotos

Review: Olympus 45mm f1.8 MSC

As the other MSC prime lens in the Olympus line up of Micro Four Thirds glass, the 45mm f1.8 is one that will help many prime users complete their …

Using the Olympus 45mm f1.8 To Shoot Street Fashion

After hanging out on Tumblr, one starts to quickly see just how much the community and users really love street fashion. Indeed, since The …

M.Zuiko 25mm f/1.8 Review: A small yet capable prime from Olympus

A 50mm lens on 35mm format is the closest field of view we can get to the human eye. It is the focal length often found on the ideal kit lens for old …

Night Walk with the E-P3 and Olympus 45mm f/1.8 Lens

Finally! It’s been 2 long, infuriating years, but the lens we’ve all been waiting is finally here! A bright f/1.8 portrait lens for the micro 4/3 …