Zuiko Digital ED 7-14mm f/4 lens http://www.stuff.tv/olympus/zuiko-digital-ed-7-14mm-f4-lens/all en-GB Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 7-14mm f/4 lens http://www.stuff.tv/olympus/olympus-zuiko-digital-ed-7-14mm-f4-lens/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Now you can go wide-angle with an Olympus Four Thirds DSLR - just as long as you can stump up over a grand. Ouch! </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <p>Olympus' Four Thirds system has many advantages, but when it comes to taking wide-angle shots it comes a cropper - literally. With a 2x crop factor, the focal length of any lens strapped to the E-410 or E-510 is instantly doubled, turning what would be a nice wide-angle on another snapper into a zoomed-in standard shot.</p> <p><strong>World’s widest lens</strong></p> <p>So what's Olympus done to solve this optical conundrum? Only gone and made the world's widest angle DSLR lens, is what.</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £1,300.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Who'd have thought Olympus' telephoto-happy Four Thirds format would turn out the best wide-angle lens of any system? Knock that price down and it'd be perfect </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/olympus-zuiko-digital-ed-7-14mm-f4-lens </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/olympus/olympus-zuiko-digital-ed-7-14mm-f4-lens/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/olympus/olympus-zuiko-digital-ed-7-14mm-f4-lens/review#comments Cameras Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 7-14mm f/4 lens Mon, 12 Nov 2007 06:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 8488 at http://www.stuff.tv