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Compare Olympus 300mm F4 IS Pro vs Olympus 45mm F1.8

Reviews

Neo score
39%
67%
Pros
  • 600mm equivalent reach
  • Optically stabilized
  • Weather-sealed
  • Comes with a tripod collar
  • Good autofocus
  • Very sharp
  • Compact and lightweight
  • Smooth rendering
Cons
  • Large and heavy
  • Rather expensive
  • Lens hood not included
  • Lacks weather sealing
  • Not the best build from Olympus

Price

MSRP
2900 USD
400 USD
Offers (incl. referral links)

Construction

Aperture Blades
9 blades
7 blades, Circular aperture diaphragm
Colors
Black
Silver, Black
Form Factor
Super Telephoto Prime Lens
Short Telephoto Prime Lens
Image Size
MFT
MFT
Lens Barrel
Focus limiter, Tripod collar
Lens Mount
Micro Four Thirds-mount
Micro Four Thirds-mount
Material
Plastic barrel, metal mount
Motor
Micro-type ultrasonic
Micromotor
Optical Formula | Elements
17 elements
9 elements
Optical Formula | Groups
10 groups
8 groups
Optical Formula | Special Glass
Three super ED, one extra-high refractive, three high refractive elements + ZERO nano coating groups
2 E-HR glass elements groups

Dimensions

Filter Diameter
77 mm / 3.03 in
37 mm / 1.46 in
Size | Diameter
93 mm / 3.66 in
56 mm / 2.20 in
Size | Length
227 mm / 8.94 in
46 mm / 1.81 in
Weight
1270 g / 44.88 oz
116 g / 4.10 oz

Function

Angle Of View
4.1° Diagonal | 3.4° Horizontal | 2.3° Vertical
27.1° Diagonal | 22.6° Horizontal | 15.2° Vertical
Aperture
f/4 ~ f/22
f/1.8 ~ f/22
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Crop Factor
2.0
2.0
Focal Length
300 mm
45 mm
Focal Length (35mm Equivalent)
600.0 mm
90.0 mm
Focus Type
Internal
Internal
Image Stabilization
Yes
No
Weather Resistance
Yes
No

Performance

Max Magnification
0.24x
0.11x
Min Focus Distance
1400 mm / 55.12 in
500 mm / 19.69 in

Production

Accessory
Lens hood included
Lens Hood: LH-40B (sold separately), Lens Hood LH-40B
Debut
2016-01-06
2011-06-30
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