Olympus 4/3 Lenses on Micro 4/3 bodies. Why does AF suck?

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Re: Olympus 4/3 Lenses on Micro 4/3 bodies. Why does AF suck?
In reply to Susan G, May 15, 2012

Susan G wrote:

Do you know anything about the 12-60 SWD for dslr and how the focus speed is affected on the micro4/3? That would be an important consideration for me -- whether to get the adaptor and keep the 12-60, or just go for the 12-50?

Susan G.


It's slower than on 4/3rds but pretty acceptable in my opinion. I am not a sports shooter, though, and do not require a lightning fast focus. The optics, however, deliver on MFT just as well as regular FT.

I am selling mine but not because of any useability issues. I had simply settled on E-P2 + 20 mm as my travel package and zoom lenses are no longer for me.

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