M.Zuiko Digital ED 75mm f/1.8 and 60mm f/2.8 Macro: Two Olympus lenses to watch out for in 2012 0

Aside from the recently unveiled OM-D E-M5 Micro Four Thirds camera, Olympus also announced two upcoming lenses–the M.Zuiko Digital ED 75mm f/1.8 and 60mm f/2.8 Macro.

The M.Zuiko Digital ED 75mm f/1.8 is ideal for portrait photography. It features:

  • High-speed shooting with a bright F1.8 suitable for the studio use, low light shots and indoor sports.
  • High quality metal design and finish.
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M.Zuiko Digital ED 75mm f/1.8

On the other hand, the 60mm f/2.8 Macro lens is for great for nature photography. It features:

  • 1:1 life size magnification (equivalent to 2:1 in 35mm) at the closest focusing distance of 0.19m/0.62ft.
  • Dust-/splash-proof design.
olympus 60mm M.Zuiko Digital ED 75mm f/1.8 and 60mm f/2.8 Macro: Two Olympus lenses to watch out for in 2012

M.Zuiko Digital ED 60mm f/2.8 Macro

Both cameras are expected to be launched by the end of this year. Prices are yet to be announced.

[Photorumors]