Turn an everyday scene into an unforgettable moment. Beautiful background defocusing at your fingertips.

This fast lens provides excellent image capture and beautiful large-circular background defocusing effects. Packaged in an amazingly compact and lightweight form, this lens makes it easy and fun to capture images where your crystal clear subject appears to float above their surroundings. Such artistic imagery is not possible with a standard zoom lens.

Difference in image

  • M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 II R
  • M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 45mm F1.8

Designed for high quality feel

The basic toned texture of the metal lends a premium feel to the design, whilst remaining compact and lightweight for the ultimate in portability. Shooting with this lens provides great satisfaction. The decoration ring adds to the lens's stylish design.

MSC (Movie & Still Compatible) mechanism provides quiet, fast autofocusing

This AF (autofocus) system developed by Olympus is quick, smooth, quiet, and highly precise. You can easily enjoy shooting a movie with beautifully defocused backgrounds.

ZERO (Zuiko Extra-low Reflection Optical) Coating eliminates ghosts and flares

The highly-transmittable ZERO (Zuiko Extra-low Reflection Optical) Coating is applied to the lens surface to eliminates previously hard-to-prevent ghosts and flares. ZERO Coating boasts clear image quality even under challenging conditions such as a backlit environments.