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At the introduction of the E-P1 in July 2009, only two Olympus micro-4/3 lenses were available: the 14-42mm zoom, and the 17mm f/2.8.
See the Lens Adapters page for more information on adapters.
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For another $100, the E-P1 zoom comes with the 14-42mm zoom, probably worth getting for all-around shooting. It’s a solid performer in most respects. However, its maximum aperture of f/3.5 rapidly shrinks to f/5.6, severely limiting its viability indoors or at dusk. I had marginal success at dusk with the 14-42mm, with a very low success rate.
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