This lens may seem big and heavy until you realize it’s equivalent to a 80-300mm lens on full frame. With the included teleconverter you your reach extends to 210mm or 420mm FF equivalent (only works with this lens! attempt to mount on other lenses will damage it!). With a long lens like this you can … Read more
50mm equivalent lenses have a special place in Sebastian’s heart and this is hands down the best 25mm (2x crop factor) lens for m43. Tack sharp wide open, with only minimal color fringing this lens puts most full frame 50mm lenses to shame. A special feature of the PRO Olympus lenses, this lens has a … Read more
This is the m43 equivalent to the 24-70mm professional staple. Only it is tiny! Tack sharp wide open, with very fast autofocus for still photography, what’s not to love! The Optical Image Stabilization comes in handy with cameras lacking IBIS and also assists with IBIS equipped cameras, especially at the long end.
This is Sebastian’s choice for a travel zoom. Although lacking some reach compared to the Olympus 12-100mm, this lens is so much lighter that you won’t be tempted to leave the camera in the hotel room. For best edge-to-edge sharpness for landscapes, use f/5.6 at the wide end and f/8 at the long end. The … Read more
The best features of this lens are the silky smooth focus and (clickless) aperture rings. Don’t expect clinical sharpness from this lens. This lens is all about character, from the wild out of focus areas to the wonderfully over the top and unique lens flare. The compact size means this lens often finds it’s place … Read more
The Laowa 7.5mm f/2 is a rather unknown gem for the m43 mount. It’s small size, weight and surprising image quality make it an excellent addition to any kit. The extreme wide angle and fast aperture combined with the GH5’s in body image stabilization (IBIS) opens up the world of hand held night sky photography! … Read more