Just bought a used Olympus Pen E-PL1 - Best Pancake lens?

Started Dec 20, 2012 | Discussions thread
wine540
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Re: Thanks for all the great feedback!
In reply to Jethro777, Dec 21, 2012

Actually I thought the 20mm  F1.7 Panasonic on my OM-D was a great combo, but mounted on the PL5 (Not too dissimilar from what you are asking re: PL1)it is extremely fast, sharp and not too wide (I have a 12 mm Oly which is not a "pancake"). For me it a versatile and very usable combo that can go anywhere (even a big pocket, although the "rifle" slings are my current favorite mode of carriage now)  The lens performs better than the kit zooms which are bigger and bulkier.

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