The OM SYSTEM M.Zuiko Digital ED 90mm f3.5 Macro IS PRO lens is a highly anticipated addition to the M.Zuiko lens line-up from Olympus. This telephoto macro lens is designed for photographers and videographers who want to take their macro photography and videography to the next level.
The lens boasts several features that set it apart from other lenses in its class, making it an excellent choice for those looking to capture detailed, high-quality images and videos.
One of the standout features of the OM SYSTEM M.Zuiko Digital ED 90mm f3.5 Macro IS PRO lens is its high-precision focus and image stabilization. The lens features a 180mm-equivalent focal length with a 2:1 maximum magnification for close-up shooting at a greater-than-life-size scale.
The lens features a powerful five-axis IS that allows for steady, stable shots even when shooting handheld. This is especially useful for macro photography, where even the slightest movement can result in blurry images. The IS system provides up to 7 stops of image stabilization, making it easy to take sharp, clear shots even in challenging lighting conditions.
Another key feature of the OM SYSTEM M.Zuiko Digital ED 90mm f3.5 Macro IS PRO lens is its advanced optical design. The lens is equipped with a total of 18 elements in 123 groups, including a variety of extra-low dispersion and high refractive index glass elements to reduce various aberrations and produce imagery with a high degree of clarity, color accuracy, and sharpness.
In terms of build quality, the Telephoto Macro lens features a weather-sealed design, IP53-rating against dust and splashes, as well as temperatures down to 14°F, making it an excellent choice for photographers and videographers who work in challenging conditions.
In terms of versatility, the OM SYSTEM M.Zuiko Digital ED 90mm f3.5 lens provides a 2x magnification ratio, allowing you to take detailed, up-close shots of small subjects. Additionally, the lens provides a 90mm focal length, making it a great choice for portrait photography as well as macro photography.
Price and release date
OM SYSTEM M.Zuiko Digital ED 90mm f3.5 Macro IS PRO Telephoto Macro lens can be pre-ordered via Bhphotovideo.com and Adorama.com at $1,499.99.
OM SYSTEM M.Zuiko Digital ED 90mm f3.5 specifications
- Focal Length: 90mm (35mm Equivalent Focal Length: 180mm)
- Maximum Aperture: f/3.5
- Minimum Aperture: f/22
- Lens Mount: Micro Four Thirds
- Lens Format Coverage: Micro Four Thirds
- Angle of View: 14°
- Minimum Focus Distance: 8.8″ / 22.4 cm
- Maximum Magnification: 2x
- Macro Reproduction Ratio: 2:1
- Optical Design: 18 Elements in 13 Groups
- Diaphragm Blades: 7, Rounded
- Focus Type: Autofocus
- Image Stabilization: Yes
- Front Filter Size: 62 mm
- Dimensions (ø x L): 69.8 x 136 mm
- Weight: 1 lb / 453 g
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