M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 14-42mm F3.5-5.6II [28-84mm (35mm camera equivalent)]

A standard zoom lens covering a focus range equivalent to 28-84mm on a 35mm camera. Weighing a mere 112 grams, this lens incorporates an MSC (Movie & Still Compatible) mechanism that increases AF (Autofocusing) speed and reduces operation noise, making it possible to obtain SLR image quality with movies as well as with still pictures.

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M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 14-42mm F3.5-5.6II [28-84mm (35mm camera equivalent)] MSC

Sample Images

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Sample 01

Sample 01
Camera E-PL2
Shutter speed 1.3
Aperture value F11.0
Image size 4032 x 3024
File size 2.27MB (JPEG LN Mode)

Sample 02

Sample 02
Camera E-PL2
Shutter speed 1/320
Aperture value F10.0
Image size 4032 x 3024
File size 2.51MB (JPEG LN Mode)

Sample 03

Sample 03
Camera E-PL2
Shutter speed 1/400
Aperture value F9.0
Image size 4032 x 3024
File size 2.52MB (JPEG LN Mode)

Sample 04

Sample 04
Camera E-PL2
Shutter speed 1/125
Aperture value F9.0
Image size 4032 x 3024
File size 2.33MB (JPEG LN Mode)

Lens Architecture / MTF Chart

Lens Architecture
MTF Chart


Focal Length 14-42mm (35mm equivalent focal length 28-84mm)
Lens construction 8 Elements in 7 Groups, 3 Aspherical lenses
Angle of View 75 - 29 Degree
AF System High-speed Imager AF (MSC)
Closest Focusing Distance 0.25m (at 14-19mm of focal length) / 0.3m (except 20-42mm of focal length)
Maximum Image Magnification 0.19x (35mm equivalent Maximum Image Magnification 0.38x)
Minimum Field Size 68 x 91mm
Number of Blades 7 (Circular Aperture Diaphragm)
Maximum Aperture F3.5 (14mm) - F5.6 (42mm)
Minimum Aperture F22
Filter Size Diameter 37mm
Dimension Diameter 56.5 x 50mm
Weight 112g
Box Contents Lens Cap(LC-37), Lens Rear Cap(LR-2), Instruction Manual, Olympus Worldwide Warranty Card
Related accessoriess Protection Filter (PRF-D37), Lens Hood (LH-40), Lens Case (LSC-0814)
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