So, what is THE lens for 4/3?

Started Feb 16, 2011 | Discussions thread
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Re: 14-54mkII or maybe wait?

mfbernstein wrote:

Bilgy_no1 wrote:

For use on a m4/3 camera, I think the 14-54mm mkII (CDAF optimised) is the best bet at the moment. It does become a bit big on one of the PENs (with the adapter), but at least it will have the fast focusing. It's a great value/quality lens.

I wouldn't call it fast. Still needs 2+ seconds to focus, in good light.

Hmm... On what camera?

On my e-PL2, it's seldom over 1 second (and usually less), even at the long end in heavy overcast conditions or indoors with moderate lighting.

Had the E-PL1 for a while but returned it. As I recall, the AF speed was similar.

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