• Micro Four Thirds System
• 28-84mm (35mm Equivalent)
• Aperture Range: f/3.5 to f/22
• Three Aspherical Lens Elements
• Movie & Still Compatible AF System
• Rounded 7-Blade Diaphragm
Quiet zoom with rapid focus
The ultra-compact M.Zuiko Digital 14–42mm F3.5-5.6 II R (28–84mm*) zoom lens delivers magnificent 3x zoom performance in a renewed design. It is also equipped with MSC technology for superb still pictures at an extremely high speed and with nearly silent autofocusing. However fast your subject and however far away, this lens has the specialist capabilities to rise to the challenge and deliver stunning visual results.
All M.Zuiko lenses are compatible with the entire range of Olympus PEN and OM-D cameras as well as other MFT cameras.
This revised M.Zuiko Digital 14‑42mm F3.5‑5.6 II R masters any photographic situation thanks to its excellent versatility and grand 3x mechanical zoom. The fact that it is already available at an affordable price makes this lens even more attractive.
Superb image quality
Just like its pancake version, the regular M.Zuiko Digital 14‑42mm F3.5‑5.6 II R lens naturally delivers excellent image quality with impressively sharp, edge‑to‑edge imaging. It perfectly fits any Olympus OM‑D or PEN camera.
High-speed AF with low noise
The MSC (Movie & Still Compatible) mechanism gives you quick, smooth AF that is silent and accurate thanks to its high‑precision engineering. The focusing lens is moved using a metallic shaft and feed screw to reduce focusing noise to a minimum.
|14 ‑ 42mm|
|Focal length (equiv. 35mm)|
|28 ‑ 84mm|
|8 elements / 7 groups|
|Inner focus with screw drive mechanism|
|Aspherical glass elements|
|Angle of view|
|75 ‑ 29°|
|Closest focusing distance|
|Maximum image magnification|
|0.19x (Micro Four Thirds) / 0.38x (35mm format)|
|Number of aperture blades|
|7 Circular aperture diaphragm for natural background blurring|
|F3.5 (wide) / F5.6 (tele)|
|Dimensions / Weight|
|Compatible to Tele Converter MC-14|
|Compatible to Tele Converter MC-20|