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12-200mm M.Zuiko F3.5-6.3 Lens


waltonksm

Another "non-technical review."  Yes, the zoom range is fantastic. But if you start enlarging the images, I find they are not particularly sharp. I am talking about landscape shots.  I have not done any macro shots with this yet. Frankly, had I spent more time with the lens after purchasing, I think I would have sent this one back.  Perhaps I got a "dud?"



Brand: Olympus
Focus: Auto
Mass (g): 455
Length (mm): 97
Filter (Ømm): 72
Optics: 16 elements, 11 groups
AOV ˚: 84-6.2
Macro: .1 to .23
Min. Focus (mm): .22m wide ..7m tele
Hood: LH-76C
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This is a photo of recently exposed tundra.  It is at 1/400th, F 11.0.  There is NOTHING in this image that is sharp. 

 

Early Spring, Saint Mary's, Alaska

 

1/400th @ f10

 

Early Spring, Saint Mary's, Alaska

 

 

 

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I don’t know this lens, but maybe open it up a bit, Walton. Shooting at such a small aperture on MFT isn’t going to help with sharpness. I’d say you will probably do better at 5.6. 

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