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Old Dec 16, 2012, 1:32 PM   #1
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Default Is anyone using the 14-54 II on EM-5?

Is anyone using the four-thirds 14-54 II on your EM-5 regularly as a walkabout? I'm very tempted to buy this lens for its sharpness and sell the 12-50 kit lens. The biggest drawback, from what I can see, is the weight of the 14-54 lens plus the adapter.
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Old Dec 16, 2012, 8:04 PM   #2
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Hate to refer you to another forum, but for some good discussion about your question you might want to check out these threads on the mu-43.com forumů.

A serious prime lenses & Kit lens killer IMHO

Olympus Zuiko 14-54 mmII-some thoughts and images

Olympus 4/3 14-54mm 2.8-3.5 Zuiko lens- Wont it make perfect everyday lens?

Olympus OM-D +14-54 mm Zuiko 2.8-3.5 MkII= ? A deadly combo
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Old Dec 17, 2012, 10:11 AM   #3
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interesting threads.

I have been having some serious thoughts about getting a fast zoom lens like the Panasonic 14-35mm f2.8 but seeing this and knowing already how the FT lenses focus on MFT and owning an adapter I'd seriously have to consider this lens as well for half the cost.

Greg in another thread mentioned Olympus said they would be working on a fast zoom so maybe more to choose from in the future as well, but I doubt it will be any where near the bargain price of the 14-54 II hmm
in my bag: e-m1, 7-14mm pro, 14-54mm mk ii, 50-200mm mk i, 70-300mm
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