Olympus 17mm F1.2 Pro is an Auto Focus (AF) Wideangle Prime
lens with FourThirds max sensor coverage and it is designed to be used with Micro Four Thirds mount cameras.
Olympus 17mm F1.2 Pro is compatible with cameras that have Micro Four Thirds lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Micro Four Thirds lenses are Panasonic GH6, OM System OM-1 and Panasonic GH5 II.
Olympus 17mm F1.2 Pro has a fixed focal lenght of 17mm which has a 35mm equivalent focal range of 34mm when used on a FourThirds format camera.
Olympus 17mm F1.2 Pro is a weather sealed lens which provides an extra protection to prevent water and dust get inside the lens and camera body under light rain, snow and wind. In order to have an effective protection, you have to pair the Olympus 17mm F1.2 Pro with a weather sealed camera body such as Panasonic GH6, OM System OM-1 and Panasonic GH5 II.
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Olympus 17mm F1.2 Pro has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.15x and has a minimum focusing distance of 0.2m. 0.15x means that the max magnification ratio is very low and not suitable even for modest close-up shots.
Olympus 17mm F1.2 Pro has a max aperture of F1.2 and a minimum aperture of F16.
Olympus 17mm F1.2 Pro's optical formula consists of 15 elements in 11 groups . Following special elements are used in this design:
- 1 Super ED
- 3 ED
- 1 ED-DSA
- 1 EDA
- 1 Super HR
- 1 aspherical
Olympus 17mm F1.2 Pro comes with a removable lens hood which is handy to reduce lens flare and glare in your photos. The model number of the hood is LH-66C.
Olympus 17mm F1.2 Pro is available in Black color.
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