Our 12-40mm is built using world-class optics with a bright aperture and features everything you need to capture high resolution images.
Let the light flow in. This fast, large aperture lens delivers plenty of brightness to help you shoot high resolution photos in a range of shooting situations.
14 ELEMENTS IN 9 GROUPS
It’s compact but packs plenty of optical firepower. Built with precision-cut glass configured in 9 groups with 14 elements all made to capture high resolution images.
Besides being built with some of the world’s finest glass, we apply an advanced coating that suppresses ghosting and flares.
BUILT TO OVERCOME TOUGH SHOOTING CHALLENGES.
Made with the very latest manufacturing technology, the 12-40mm PRO II is designed to reliably tackle the most difficult, adverse conditions anytime, anywhere.
IP53 DUSTPROOF AND SPLASHPROOF
It comes with built-in protection from punishing conditions. This IP53-rated lens lets you shoot in dusty, wet or below freezing environments without worry.
Trade in big and bulky for light and compact. This powerful zoom is amazingly portable and is 50% lighter than full-frame mirrorless SLR camera lenses.
DESIGNED FOR YOU
It’s everything you could want in a lens. Durable, all-metal construction that’s made with the latest manufacturing technology for precision and outstanding performance.
EQUIPPED TO CAPTURE ANYTHING
It’s flexible, versatile and compact. You can shoot dramatic macro shots and capture the fastest subjects with high speed, high precision AF.
Take beautiful macro shots with a close focusing distance of 7.8 inches across the entire zoom range.
FAST & HIGH PRECISION AF
This lens won’t slow you down. We use the very latest technology for enabling high-speed, high-precision autofocusing to help you shoot both stills and video.
COMPATIBLE WITH FOCUS STACKING
If your camera has Focus Stacking mode, this lens will help you take photos in deep focus from front to back.
35mm Equivalent Focal Length
14 elements in 9 groups (1 EDA lens, 2 aspherical lens, 1 DSA lens, 2 ED lens, 1 HD lens, 2 HR lens)
IEC Standard publication 60529 IP53
(applies when the lens is used with OM SYSTEM (Olympus) splashproof body) / Dustproof construction
Closest Focusing Distance