Olympus ED 35-100mm f2.0 is an Auto Focus (AF) Telephoto Zoom
lens with FourThirds max sensor coverage and it is designed to be used with Four Thirds mount cameras.
Olympus ED 35-100mm f2.0 is compatible with cameras that have Four Thirds
lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras with Four Thirds lens mount are Olympus E-5
, Olympus E-600
and Olympus E-620
Max sensor coverage of Olympus ED 35-100mm f2.0 is FourThirds
Olympus ED 35-100mm f2.0 has a focal range of 35-100mm and 2.9X zoom ratio.
Optical Image Stabilization
Olympus ED 35-100mm f2.0 doesn't have an optical image stabilization system so the only option to stabilize the image taken with this lens is to mount on a camera body with IBIS (sensor based In-body image stabilization).
Olympus ED 35-100mm f2.0 is available in Black color.
Olympus ED 35-100mm f2.0 features Rotary (extending)
zoom method where the length of the lens changes as you zoom in or out. This makes it possible to design the lens with a smaller minimum length ( generally when it is zoomed out) compared to internal zoom lenses. The disadvantages of this design are being harder to seal against dust and moisture, weight balance shifting while zooming and zoom creep in certain lenses.
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Olympus ED 35-100mm f2.0 has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.09x
and has a minimum focusing distance of 1.4m
Olympus ED 35-100mm f2.0 is a fixed aperture lens with a constant max aperture of f2 from 35mm all the way to the 100mm .
Olympus ED 35-100mm f2.0's optical formula consists of 21 elements in 18 groups. Following special elements are used in this design:
- 4 ED glass lens elements
- 1 Super ED glass lens element