"Prime Day" for Olympus & OM users! Up to $400 off M.Zuiko prime lenses

Two Olympus / OM System cameras with prime lenses, against a white background

If you're an Olympus or OM System shooter, it's effectively "Prime Day"! There's currently up to $400 off M.Zuiko prime lenses, making this the best time to pick up some great new glass.

As an OM shooter myself, I'm here to guide you through some of the best picks – but right away I can say that $150 off the M.Zuiko 30mm Macro, at just $199, is an absolute no-brainer!

Some of the very best Olympus / OM System lenses are included in this sale, so there's something here whether you're a portrait, landscape, macro, wildlife or any other kind of shooter. I'll order the lenses by focal length, to make it easier to see what you're looking for…

Olympus M.Zuiko 8mm f/1.8 Fisheye Pro | $1,099.99 | now $899.99
SAVE $200

Olympus M.Zuiko 8mm f/1.8 Fisheye Pro | $1,099.99 | now $899.99
SAVE $200
(16mm equivalent) I was blown away by this lens when I first used it! It's not a circular fisheye, but the 180° field of view enables you to produce stunning starscapes, landscapes, underwater shots – even 0.41x macro work! 

Olympus M.Zuiko 12mm f/2.0 | $799.99 | now $399.99
SAVE $400

Olympus M.Zuiko 12mm f/2.0 | $799.99 | now $399.99
SAVE $400
(24mm equivalent) A fantastic lens for landscapes, astro and architectural work, it easily turns its hand to street and reportage thanks to its discreet size and weight. Also available in silver.

Olympus M.Zuiko 17mm f/1.8 | $499.99 | now $399.99
SAVE $100

Olympus M.Zuiko 17mm f/1.8 | $499.99 | now $399.99
SAVE $100
(34mm equivalent) I love the manual focus clutch, so you can quickly drop into MF for zone focusing while street shooting. It's also the perfect length for full-length portraits, which is my jam! Also available in silver.

Olympus M.Zuiko 17mm f/1.2 Pro | $1,399.99 | now $1,199.99
SAVE $200

Olympus M.Zuiko 17mm f/1.2 Pro | $1,399.99 | now $1,199.99
SAVE $200
(34mm equivalent) This professional lens has a lightning-fast aperture, weather sealing, and Feathered Bokeh for gorgeous rendition of out-of-focus foreground and background elements.

OM System M.Zuiko 20mm f/1.4 Pro | $799.99 | now $699.99
SAVE $100

OM System M.Zuiko 20mm f/1.4 Pro | $799.99 | now $699.99
SAVE $100
(40mm equivalent) A real Goldilocks lens, its in-between focal length and aperture offer a sweet spot for landscapers, street shooters and travel photographers – especially with the all-season weather sealing! 

Olympus M.Zuiko 25mm f/1.8 | $399.99 | now $299.99
SAVE $100

Olympus M.Zuiko 25mm f/1.8 | $399.99 | now $299.99
SAVE $100
(50mm equivalent) This lens usually lives on the front of one of my OM bodies thanks to its shoot-everything focal length that's brilliant for everything from street photography to candid portraits. Also available in silve.

Olympus M.Zuiko 25mm f/1.2 Pro | $1,399.99 | now $1,199.99
SAVE $200

Olympus M.Zuiko 25mm f/1.2 Pro | $1,399.99 | now $1,199.99
SAVE $200
(50mm equivalent) The Pro version of the above nifty fifty, this weather-sealed option also boasts Feathered Bokeh to create the creamiest bokeh imaginable with an f/1.2 aperture to work in the lowest of low light.

M.Zuiko 30mm f/3.5 Macro | $349.99 | now $199.99
SAVE $150

M.Zuiko 30mm f/3.5 Macro | $349.99 | now $199.99
SAVE $150
(60mm equivalent) As soon as it was reduced, I bought this lens immediately! It boasts a 2.5:1 reproduction ratio for best-in-class macro magnification, and has a useful everyday focal length for non-close-up work.

Olympus M.Zuiko 45mm f/1.8 | $399.99 | now $299.99
SAVE $100

Olympus M.Zuiko 45mm f/1.8 | $399.99 | now $299.99
SAVE $100
(90mm equivalent) The very first lens I bought, and the one I use most often! This is an excellent portrait lens for headshots, thanks to its classic focal length – an absolute no-brainer if you photograph people! Also in silver.

Olympus M.Zuiko 45mm f/1.2 Pro | $1,399.99 | now $1,199.99
SAVE $200

Olympus M.Zuiko 45mm f/1.2 Pro | $1,399.99 | now $1,199.99
SAVE $200
(90mm equivalent) This is the regular 45mm on steroids, with the f/1.2 aperture and Feather Bokeh working together to absolutely obliterate backgrounds into a creamy mush for supreme subject separation. 

Olympus M.Zuiko 60mm f/2.8 Macro | $549.99 | now $399.99
SAVE $150

Olympus M.Zuiko 60mm f/2.8 Macro | $549.99 | now $399.99
SAVE $150
(120mm equivalent) Maybe my favorite macro lens thanks to its long working length, 1:1 reproduction ratio and weather sealing, it even doubles as a portrait lens – but just watch out, because it is SHARP! 

Olympus M.Zuiko 75mm f/1.8 | $899.99 | now $699.99
SAVE $200

Olympus M.Zuiko 75mm f/1.8 | $899.99 | now $699.99
SAVE $200
(150mm equivalent) Easily my top Micro Four Thirds lens! This is the king of portraiture on the system; it's razor-sharp, the build quality screams "premium", and the results are truly stunning. Also available in silver.

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Olympus M.Zuiko 300mm f/4.0 IS Pro | $2,999.99 | now $2,799.99
SAVE $200
(600mm equivalent) My go-to lens for wildlife, this is an epic performer with hiccup-quick AF, manual focus clutch, weather sealing, and Sync-IS for up to 6 stops of shake compensation. Works with teleconverters, too!

Take a look at the best Micro Four Thirds lenses from other manufacturers, along with the best Micro Four Thirds cameras – and of course the best Olympus / OM System cameras!

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James Artaius
Editor

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.