Olympus ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 70-300mm F4.0-5.6 Lens

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Olympus ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 70-300mm F4.0-5.6 Lens

Covering field of view to 600mm (35mm equivalent), this high mobility super-telephoto zoom lens weighs only 620 grams. Also, this lens incorporates three ED (Extra-low Dispersion) lens elements to offer sharper, higher-contrast imaging performance.

Furthermore, 1x magnification (35mm equivalent) tele-macro photography is capable. Thanks to Four-Thirds system, the lens offers a lot of the footwork out of both super-telephoto and macro photography world.


Focal Length: 70-300 mm (equivalent to 140-600 mm on a 35 mm film camera)
Lens construction: 14 Elements in 10 Groups, (including 3 ED lens)
Angle of View: 18 deg.-4.1 deg.
Closest Focusing Distance: 0.96m (at MF shooting)
note: 1.2m when using at AF shooting
Maximum Image Magnification: 0.50x (equivalent to 1.0x on a 35 mm film camera)
Minimum Field Size: 26 x 35 mm
Number of Blades: 9 (Circular Aperture Diaphragm)
Maximum Aperture: f 4.0 (70mm) - f 5.6 (300mm)
Minimum Aperture: f 22
Filter Size: Diameter 58mm
Dimension: Diameter 80x127mm
Weight: 620g
Tele Converter EC-14: YES (MF available)
Tele Converter EC-20: YES (MF available)
Extension Tube EX-25: YES (MF available)
Lens Hood: LH-61E (Included)
Lens Cap: LC-58C (Included)
Lens Case: LSC-0918 (Optional)
Box Contents: 70-300mm F4.0-5.6, Lens Cap(LC-58C), Lens Rear Cap(LR-1)Lens Hood(LH-61E), Instruction Manual, Olympus Worldwide Warranty Card