Mike Tomkins has just posted a full review of the newly announced Panasonic Lumix S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 Macro O.I.S lens (Amazon /Adorama/ B&H) at the DPReview.com. He tested this new lens on Panasonic S1R and found such pros: Solid build with a quality feel, Fully weather-sealed, Very swift autofocus, Minimal focus breathing, Effective image stabilization, Minimal distortion and aberration, Pleasing bokeh, Good flare resistance and good macro capabilities. Read More »
Panasonic has just officially announced the new Panasonic Lumix S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 Macro O.I.S lens for L-mount bodies. Of its 17 elements, it sports one ultra extra-low dispersion, one ultra-high refractive index and two extra-low dispersion lenses. Its focus group is driven by a linear motor. The lens has a minimum focal length of 0.54m at its wide end and a max magnification of 0.5x at 300mm. This new lens costs $997.99 at Amazon /Adorama and $1,249 at B&H. It will start shipping from April 18, 2021. Read More »
This is the first image of the upcoming Panasonic Lumix S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 Macro O.I.S lens for L-mount, leaked at the Nokishita-C. This new lens will be officially announcd very soon for around $1,247. It will start shipping on April 22nd, 2021.
Panasonic has just officially announced the new Panasonic Lumix S 85mm F1.8 lens. It is a prime lens for L-mount, featuring nine elements, two of which being ED glass, and nine aperture blades, just 355g (12.5oz) and against dust and moisture. The minimum focus distance is 80cm (2.6ft) and the max magnification is 0.13x. This new lens costs $597.95, first available for pre-order at Amazon/ B&H. Read More »
Panasonic has just officially announced the new Panasonic Lumix S 20-60mm F3.5-5.6 lens. It is a compact, lightweight and unstabilized wide zoom lens for L-mount bodies, featuring numerous special elements and a fluorine coating on the front element to repel water and oil. This new lens costs $597.99, available for pre-Order at B&H/ Adorama. It will start shipping from Jul 20, 2020. Read More »