The M.Zuiko Digital ED 8-25mm F4.0 PRO is a brand new 16-50mm equal, fixed F4 aperture lens for Micro 4 Thirds System mirrorless cameras.
It includes a retracting mechanism to make sure a compact dimension, Olympus’ acclaimed climate sealing, a most taking pictures magnification of 0.42x, and is extremely moveable at simply 411g.
The brand new M.Zuiko Digital ED 8-25 mm F4.0 PRO lens together with the LH-76E lens hood can be accessible from the start of July priced at £899.
OM Digital Options Press Launch
UK, June 9, 2021 – OM Digital Options GmbH is happy to announce a brand new addition to the profitable Olympus PRO vary of lenses, the M.Zuiko Digital ED 8-25mm F4.0 PRO. Conforming to the Micro 4 Thirds System customary, this new lens covers focal lengths from the extremely huge 16mm* to the usual 50 mm* at F4.0 and delivers very good imaging efficiency throughout the complete zoom vary. Compact and light-weight with 3.1x zoom magnification the 8-25mm F4.0 PRO delivers glorious picture high quality the renown M.Zuiko PRO sequence and affords photographers the flexibility to seize photographs from dynamic extremely wide-angle dramatic landscapes, to pictures and video with a discipline of view that feels pure to the human eye. That includes Olympus’ acclaimed climate sealing, making the lens good for practically each taking pictures state of affairs.
Compact, light-weight, extremely wide-angle zoom lens
This single lens covers a variety of taking pictures eventualities, from the extremely wide-angle 16 mm* to 50mm* with a 3.1x zoom magnification for capturing customary focal size photographs. That is the primary lens within the M.Zuiko PRO sequence to characteristic a retracting mechanism to make sure a compact dimension on the go and is extremely moveable at simply 411g. The M.Zuiko Digital ED 8-25 mm F4.0 PRO is the answer for all those that need journey with as little baggage as attainable with out having to sacrifice skilled high quality.
Glorious optical efficiency throughout the complete zoom vary
Our dedication to optical efficiency resulted in adopting a 16-element, 10-group lens configuration that features particular lenses corresponding to Tremendous ED, ED, and EDA lenses. The optical design of this lens permits for thorough suppression of assorted aberrations together with chromatic aberration throughout the complete zoom vary, leading to sharp high-resolution photographs distinctive to M.Zuiko PRO lenses. A big DSA lens was particularly included to considerably cut back sagittal comatic aberration.
This design delivers prime quality picture replica from the middle to the perimeters of the picture even on the widest aperture setting. To suppress ghosting and flares throughout backlit taking pictures, this lens additionally options optimised ZERO Coating to ship sharp, high-definition depiction. The fixed aperture of the lens in any respect focal lengths permits for simple management of publicity whereas taking pictures with variable zoom settings and for recording video.
Shut-up taking pictures efficiency with a most magnification of 0.42x*
Take pleasure in macro taking pictures with a most taking pictures magnification of 0.42x* for efficiency that rivals that of a half-macro lens. The closest focusing distance is 0.23 meters throughout the complete zoom vary making it attainable to regulate the sector of view with the zoom ring on the M.Zuiko Digital ED 8-25 mm F4.0 PRO. This lens additionally helps Focus Stacking***, which merges a number of photographs right into a single photograph to create a picture with focus from the foreground to background within the digital camera, enabling beautiful macro pictures which can be sharp from entrance to again.
Dependable dustproof, splashproof, and freezeproof efficiency and very good controls
The M.Zuiko Digital ED 8-25mm F4.0 PRO options the very good splashproof and dustproof efficiency of IPX1 equal and freezeproof efficiency to -10°C for a excessive stage of reliability distinctive to the M.Zuiko PRO sequence. When paired with the Olympus OM-D E-M1 and E-M5 sequence, this lens can be utilized with peace of thoughts in demanding environments corresponding to rain and snow. Fluorine coating used on the entrance lens permits for cleansing with ease. The entrance factor optical design of the M.ZUIKO Digital ED 8-25mm F4.0 PRO permits filters could be connected regardless of that includes extremely wide-angle 16 mm equal efficiency. Attaching Polarizing (PL) or Impartial Density (ND) filters with a diameter of 72 mm permits for a flexible vary of photographic expressions. The Guide Focus Clutch offers prompt switching between auto and handbook focusing and an L-Fn (lens operate) button is obtainable on the facet of the lens so customers can change settings with a single operation utilizing their thumb whereas holding the digital camera.
Availability & Pricing
The brand new M.Zuiko Digital ED 8-25 mm F4.0 PRO lens together with the LH-76E lens hood can be accessible from the start of July at an RRP of £899. When clients register their buy of the brand new lens by way of my.olympus-consumer.com and subscribe to our publication, a free six-month guarantee extension**** is obtainable.
* 35 mm equal
** Beneficial Retail Value
*** The digital camera firmware might must be up to date to make use of this characteristic. See the https://www.olympus-europa.com… for data on supported cameras and firmware variations.
**** Six months on high of the statutory guarantee within the nation of buy.
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