Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 9-18mm F4.0-5.6

Announced Feb 3, 2010 •
Wideangle zoom lens | Micro Four Thirds
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Olympus's ultrawide zoom for Micro Four Thirds offers impressive image quality plus fast and silent autofocus, in a tiny package that makes it easily the smallest lens of its type.

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Silver Award
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Good for

Photographers looking for ultra-wideangle capability in the smallest possible package

Not so good for

Users demanding the widest angle coverage possible

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Review of Olympus 9-18mm f/4-5.6 ED M.Zuiko Digital
By: SLR Gear

For its size, the Olympus 9-18mm ƒ/4-5.6 provides impressive performance. While there are other lenses which provide similar or better performance, none offer the diminutive size and storage functionality of the 9-18mm M.Zuiko. While the retracting lens function may take some getting used to for some, it's hard to believe that this is a camera system that you can carry around in your pants...

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