Olympus 17mm f/1.8 M.Zuiko Digital

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Lens Specifications
Name Olympus 17mm ƒ/1.8 M.Zuiko Digital
Image Circle Micro Four-Thirds
Type Wide Prime
Focal Length 17mm
35mm Equivalent 34mm
Max Aperture ƒ/1.8
Min Aperture ƒ/22
Diaphragm Blades 7 (circular)
Lens Construction 9 elements in 6 groups, including 1 high refractive and 3 aspherical elements (with a Dual Super aspherical element); Zuiko Extra-low Reflection Optical Coatings
Diagonal Angle of View 65 degrees
Focus Details Inner focusing with High-Speed Imager AF; Movie & Still Compatible (MSC); Snapshot Focus mechanism
Front Element Rotation No
Zoom System n/a
Closest Focus 25cm / 9.8 in.
Magnification Ratio 0.08x / 1:12.5 (35mm equivalent: 0.16x / 1:6.25)
Filter Size 46mm
Dimensions(Length x Diameter) 35.5mm x 57.5mm / 1.4 in. x 2.3 in.
Weight 120g / 4.2 oz (TBD)
Notes Includes front and rear plastic lens caps, instruction manual. Optional LH-48B metal lens hood, LC-48B metal lens cap available.
Typical Online Price US$500 (Available December 2012)