High‑performance wide‑angle lens

Outstanding image quality in a lightweight and extremely compact form: the M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 17mm (34mm*) lens brings along a large, ultra‑bright 1:1.8 aperture for tripod‑free shooting in low‑light conditions as well as the unique Fast Focus Clutch mechanism.With this lens’s advanced Movie & Stills Compatible (MSC) autofocusing and special ZERO coating, you can capture the high‑quality results you crave.


Excellent all-purpose lens

Use this universal prime lens and be sure to always have the right companion at hand to handle any kind of photographic situation – blur-free. Especially its wide angle of 17mm (34mm*), together with a large aperture of 1:1.8, allows you to shoot expertly in low-light conditions.

Robust metal housing

With this masterpiece of craftsmanship, you know you have a high-end, well-designed precision instrument which can be used and appreciated for years to come. Its pleasing premium-quality metal finish perfectly matches the sophisticated design of the OM-D or PEN series.

Fast Focus Switch

Easily set your lens’s parameters at one go by sliding and rotating the Fast Focus Clutch. With this mechanism, you get quick pan-focus shooting in which both your subject and the background are in focus – making for fun, trouble-free shooting.

Additional information

Aperture Range

f1.8 – f22

Lens Mount

Olympus Micro Four Thirds


Approx. 35.5mm (L) x 57.5mm (D)

Weight (g)

Approx. 120g