The online review website SLR Gear has tested the new PRO lens from Olympus called Olympus 300mm f/4.0 IS Pro ED M.Zuiko Digital. This pro lens is super compact and provides a long lang range its 300mm focal length that should fit many wildlife and bird photographers using the mirco Four Thirds standard.
Some key features for the Olympus 300mm f/4.0 IS Pro ED M.Zuiko lens:
-300mm focal length (equivalent to 600mm in 35mm standard)
-9 (rounded) Diaphragm Blades
-High-Speed AF (Movie & Still Compatible)
-Weight: 1.27kg / 2.8 lb
-Built-in image stabilization
SLR Gear ends up giving the Olympus PRO lens a very good review and even calling it “heck of a lens” with stunning image stabilization and excellent image quality. One drawback is a hefty price tag.
Read the full review of the Olympus 300mm f/4.0 IS Pro ED M.Zuiko Digital lens here.