Pamna 12-32 or Oly 14-42 EZ

Started Jul 23, 2014 | Discussions thread
Shop cameras & lenses ▾
bluevellet
Senior MemberPosts: 2,112Gear list
Like?
Re: Pamna 12-32 or Oly 14-42 EZ
In reply to Kim Letkeman, Jul 23, 2014

Kim Letkeman wrote:

Michael M Fliegel wrote:

Which is better optically? I understand that one is wider and the other longer. I am looking for a light walk around lens to add to my collection for my EM1.

The Panasonic pancakes (12-32, 14-42 PZ) are both very sharp. Quite likely so is the Oly. My guess is that sample variation makes more difference than any inherent design differences ... so pick based on your preferred focal range and whether you like the idea of video friendly power zooming ...

-- hide signature --

From what I remember, the 14-42 PZ has a bad reputation hence why they went back to the drawing board with the 12-32.

 bluevellet's gear list:bluevellet's gear list
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM1 Nikon D750 Olympus E-M5 II Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 75mm 1:1.8 Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM | A +11 more
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow