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Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 35-100mm f/2.0 35mm Zoom

5 star rating
                      5 / 5 (2 Reviews)
MSRP : $2398.00

  • Camera FormatDigital SLR
    Lens TypeZoom Lens
    Focal Length35mm - 100mm
    Lens Max Aperturef/2
    Min Aperturef/22
    Focus TypeAutofocus
    Macro LensWithout Macro Lens
    Closest Focusing Distance4.6 in
    Picture Angle12 - 34 degrees
    Attachment / Filter Size77 mm
    Groups / Elements21 Elements in 18 Groups
    Diameter3.8 in
    Length8.4 in
    Weight58.24 oz
    Product ID28153962

Product Description

The 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.

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
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

Bottom Line:   
Top notch lens without any real weakness, great for portraiture, landscapes, sports and more.

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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

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by zuikoku a Intermediate

Date Reviewed: June 2, 2006

Strengths:    * Sharp lens even on wide open aperture

* Weathersealed

* Focus Lock on Lens !

* Fast AF

* Amazing shallow DOF

Weaknesses:    * Heavy (even more than 70-200 mm f/2.8!)

* Expensive

Bottom Line:   
The first zoom lens with constant f/2 aperture throughout the range.

FOV is similar to 70-200 mm with a great background blur.

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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

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