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Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 35-100mm f/2.0 35mm Zoom
Product DescriptionThe high-quality ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 35-100mm 1:2.0 zoom offers an equivalent range of 70-200mm on a 35mm film camera. This top-class professional telephoto lens with a fixed aperture over the whole zoom range is the world's first with this feature. In addition it is compact and lightweight for high portability.
Submitted by Jan3X5 a Expert
Date Reviewed: May 18, 2009
Strengths: + very sharp (right from wide-open)
+ beautiful, silky smooth bokeh
+ exceptional full-metal build
+ guaranteed weatherproof
+ AF-lock buttons, AF limiter
+ lens hood with doors, velvet inside the hood
+ 77 mm filter thread
+ fast focusing
Weaknesses: - expensive
- big and heavy
- focusing more noisy than ultrasonic type motors
Top notch lens without any real weakness, great for portraiture, landscapes, sports and more.
Duration Product Used: 6-10 years
Price Paid: $2000.00
Purchased At: Tristate
Similar Products Used: Canon 70-200/2.8L, Nikkor 70-200/2.8VR, Minolta 70-200/2.8G
Submitted by zuikoku a Intermediate
Date Reviewed: June 2, 2006
Strengths: * Sharp lens even on wide open aperture
* Focus Lock on Lens !
* Fast AF
* Amazing shallow DOF
Weaknesses: * Heavy (even more than 70-200 mm f/2.8!)
The first zoom lens with constant f/2 aperture throughout the range.
FOV is similar to 70-200 mm with a great background blur.
Duration Product Used: 2-5 years
Price Paid: $2200.00
Purchased At: HK
Similar Products Used: - ZD 150 mm f/2
- ZD 14-54 mm f/2.8-3.5
- ZD 50-200 mm f/2.8-3.5
Type of photography: Outdoor