Firmware updates for OM-5 confirm 90mm f/3.5 IS PRO Macro lens coming soon

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OM Digital Solutions will be releasing an M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 90mm F3.5 Macro IS PRO lens according to details within a slew of new camera firmware updates the company has announced.

OM Digital announced firmware updates for the OM System OM-5 and Olympus E-M1X, E-M1 Mark III, E-M1 Mark II and E-M5 Mark III cameras. Among the performance enhancements detailed within the firmware updates is compatibility with a 90mm f/3.5 IS PRO Macro lens.

This lens is not yet officially within OM Digital’s lens range, suggesting it could be announced within the next few weeks.

The official description in the firmware updates for the four cameras states: “AF operation when a M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 90mm F3.5 Macro IS PRO lens is attached has been optimized.”

The new 90mm F3.5 Macro lens compatibility is the only addition within the new camera firmware updates. OM Digital has made no announcements about the new lens.

Via 4/3 Rumors