Panasonic Leica DG VARIO-SUMMILUX 25-50mm F1.7 ASPH Lens Officially Announced, Priced $1,797.99, Available for Pre-Order

Panasonic has just officially announced the new Panasonic Leica DG VARIO-SUMMILUX 25-50mm F1.7 ASPH Lens. It is a fast-aperture telephoto zoom lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras, featuring 50-100mm equivalent focal length range, 16 elements in 11 groups,  one aspherical lens and three Extra-low Dispersion (ED) lenses and one Ultra-high Refractive lens (UHR). Focus is silent and internal, with a 9-bladed circular diaphragm and the manual focus ring is a ‘clutch’ design, allowing you to pull it back to engage manual focus complete with a distance scale.  It is sealed against dust and moisture.

This new lens costs $1,797.99, first available for pre-order at Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama. It will start shipping from August 24, 2021.

Below are the detailed spcifications of  Panasonic Leica DG Vario-Summilux 25-50mm F1.7 Lens:

Focal Length 25 to 50mm (35mm Equivalent Focal Length: 50 to 100mm)
Maximum Aperture f/1.7
Minimum Aperture f/16
Lens Mount Micro Four Thirds
Format Compatibility Micro Four Thirds
Angle of View 47° to 24°
Minimum Focus Distance 11″ / 28 cm
Maximum Magnification 0.21x
Optical Design 16 Elements in 11 Groups
Diaphragm Blades 9, Rounded
Focus Type Autofocus
Image Stabilization No
Filter Size 77 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L) 3.4 x 5″ / 87.6 x 127.6 mm
Weight 1.4 lb / 654 g

In 2019, Panasonic released Panasonic Leica DG Vario-Summilux 10-25mm f/1.7 ASPH Lens (AmazonB&HAdorama).

Panasonic Leica 10-25mm F1.7 lens
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Panasonic Leica 25-50mm F1.7 lens
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