Best lenses for the Olympus OM-D EM-1: Wide angle and telephoto zooms and primes

By Kevin Carter - Monday December 02 2013

Lens Recommendations
Introduction | Best wide-angle primes for the Olympus OM-D E-M1 | Best wide-angle zoom lenses for the Olympus OM-D E-M1 | Best trans-standard zoom lenses for the Olympus OM-D E-M1 | Best telephoto zoom lenses for the Olympus OM-D E-M1
Best lenses for the Olympus OM-D EM-1: Wide angle and telephoto zooms and primes

The Olympus OM-D E-M1 is the new flagship model in the range and features a newly-designed pro-grade body and a modified 16-Mpix sensor incorporating on-chip phase-detection pixels for backwards compatibility with the firm’s 4:3 lenses. While we’ve not analyzed the performance of those earlier lenses on the E-M1, we have assessed the image quality of 33 models using the native MFT mount. Read onto find out which of those lenses perform best when paired with the camera.

Best wide-angle primes for the Olympus OM-D E-M1

Best wide-angle zoom lenses for the Olympus OM-D E-M1

Best trans-standard zoom lenses for the Olympus OM-D E-M1

Best telephoto zoom lenses for the Olympus OM-D E-M1

See also : Best lenses for the Olympus OM-D E-M1: Short telephoto and standard focal lengths