Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 150-400mm F4.5 TC1.25x is PRO Lens is now available to pre-order online in the US on Amazon.com. It has a launch selling price of $7,499.99 in the US.
Olympus 150-400mm F4.5 Pro is a high-end, telephoto zoom, micro four third lens offering a full-frame equivalent focal length of 300-800mm. It also comes with an in-built 1.25x teleconverter extending the focal length to 375-1000mm. If that reach is not enough for you, you can add more teleconverters like MC-14 1.4x or MC-20 2x Teleconverter to extend the reach further. When you use the in-built teleconverter, the max aperture value becomes F5.6 instead of F4.5.
This lens offers 5-axis image stabilization and has a 9 bladed circular aperture for smoother bokeh. The max aperture supported is a 4.5 and the mini aperture supported is F22. It is made up of 28 elements in 18 groups.
Olympus 150-400mm F4.5 Pro lens Specs and Features
- Magnesium alloy build
- Carbon fiber hood
- Heat-resistant coating
- Fluorine coating on the front element
- 5-Axis Sync IS
- Inner zoom system
- Preset focus function
- Tripod base plate
- Lens construction: 28 elements in 18 groups
- Built-in teleconverter lens construction: 7 elements in 4 groups
- Closest Focusing Distance: 1.3m
- Max aperture: F4.5
- Min aperture: F22
- High-speed Imager AF (MSC)
- 9 blade aperture
- 95mm filter size
- Weight: 1,875g
- IEC Standard publication 60529 IPX1 Dust & Drip Proof