Just unwrapped a 12-40mm lens...wow is an understatement.

Started Dec 20, 2013 | Discussions thread
Ricardo Maia Regular Member • Posts: 183
Re: Just unwrapped a 12-40mm lens...wow is an understatement.

Jolly Oly wrote:

Ricardo Maia wrote:

Jolly Oly wrote:

Ron Evers wrote:

kcamacho11 wrote:

Look up the definition of "quality", and you might see a picture of that lens.

Think so? Check out this thread:


pick something, add prefix "broken" then google it and you will find the image of that thing broken. for every single thing that exists, man or nature made.. if it's not there yet, it will be

The fragility of the lens on the plastic part reminds me of those cheap TV's remotes...

You were there and witnessed the impact ? Somehow I can't believe brilliant engineers in Olympus camera division are capable to design a 5 axis ibis and suddenly can't figure how to secure a lens mount to the lens. On the other hand I know for fact that most things are prone to be broken if excessive forces are applied.

Just by seeing the aftermath pictures.

My broken remote from my 37in CRT TV looks exactly the same.

That's what I meant.

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