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Shot on the Olympus OM-D E-M1 handheld with the E-M1 in-body image stabilization enabled and the Nocticron optical image stabilization disabled.
Like all focal plane shutter cameras, the Olympus OM-D E-M1 could have a shutter vibration issue at some shutter speeds. No obvious effects have been noticed by your author (but not explicitly tested for), and most of the images on this page are at high enough shutter speeds that it is pure lens performance with certainty.
An initial test shot under harsh halogen down-lights shows great promise in bokeh terms and the control of secondary color aberrations. Sharpness should not be judged too closely here (handheld at close range at f/1.2).
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