Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 EZ Lens (Black) (Olympus Malaysia)
The black Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 EZ Lens is a mid-range zoom lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras with a 35mm format equivalent focal length of 28-84mm. This is an ideal zoom range for everyday use, providing a moderate wide-angle to short telephoto perspective. With an aperture range of f/3.5-22 this is an extremely versatile lens.
For enhanced image quality, this lens utilizes three aspherical elements that help reduce optical aberrations and distortion. Also, there is an extra-low dispersion element to minimize chromatic aberrations as well as a super high refractive index element that ensures uniform light transmission and therefore increases sharpness.
During operation, the 14-42mm EZ lens features a Movie & Stills Compatible (MSC) autofocus system for quick, silent focusing. There is even an electronic zoom mechanism for near silent zoom control during shooting. Additionally, this lens has a minimum focusing distance of 7.9" at 14mm and a front filter thread of 37mm for accessories.
| Focal Length || 14 - 42mm |
Comparable 35mm Focal Length: 28 - 84 mm
| Aperture || Maximum: f/3.5 - 5.6 |
| Camera Mount Type || Micro Four Thirds |
| Format Compatibility || Micro Four Thirds |
| Angle of View || 29° - 79° |
| Minimum Focus Distance || 7.9" (20.07 cm) |
| Magnification || 0.23x |
| Elements/Groups || 8/7 |
| Diaphragm Blades || 5 |
| Image Stabilization || No |
| Autofocus || Yes |
| Tripod Collar || No |
| Filter Thread || 37 mm |
| Dimensions (DxL) || Approx. 2.4 x 0.9" (6.10 x 2.29 cm) |
| Weight || 3.2 oz (91 g) |
| Package Weight || 0.4 lb |
| Box Dimensions (LxWxH) || 3.4 x 3.4 x 3.3" |
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 EZ Lens (Black)