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Olympus lens firmware updates for Panasonic G1

More Zuiko Digital lenses updated for Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1 compatibility

Olympus has announce the availability of firmware updates designed to ensure compatibility with the new Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1 Micro Four Thirds camera which is just starting to ship. An optional adapter tube is required for Four Thirds lenses to be fitted to Micro Four Thirds bodies and full AF is not guaranteed with all lenses. Check out our article that explains this. One surprise inclusion is the Top Pro spec 35-100 f/2.0.

Here is a list of the lenses with firmware upgrades. Each lens has a link to a page on the Olympus Japan website that explains the firmware upgrade for that particular lens:

Lens

Firmware version

ZUIKO DIGITAL 25mm f/2.8 1.2
ZUIKO DIGITAL 35mm f/3.5 Macro 1.2
ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 1.3
ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 35-100mm f/2.0 1.2
ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm f/4.0-5.6 1.3

Olympus firmware release news page.

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Four Thirds User editorial team Olympus lens firmware updates for Panasonic G1
Olympus has announce the availability of firmware updates designed to ensure compatibility with the ... (more)

Ian Re: Olympus lens firmware updates for Panasonic G1
It's interesting to see that the 35-100 is in this list, but not the 9-18; presumably the latter ... (more)