The new released Panasonic LEICA DG SUMMILUX 12mm f/1.4 ASPH lens is now in stock and shipping at Amazon, while it will start shipping from August 16 at B&H. This ultra wide prime lens costs $1,297.99. Read More »
Klaus Schroiff has just posted a detailed review of the Panasonic LUMIX G Macro 30mm F2.8 Lens at the Phototzone.de. The Panasonic Lumix G 30mm f/2.8 ASPH Mega OIS macro is extremely sharp especially at f/2.8 and f/4. The build quality of this little Panasonic lens is also quite impressive. Read More »
John Riley has just posted a detailed review of the new announced Panasonic LEICA DG SUMMILUX 12mm f/1.4 ASPH lens at the ePhotozine.com. This new lens has a 35mm-format-equivalent of 24mm, which is a useful, classic prime for street photography, architecture, landscape and sometimes even close up sports. It features such pros outstanding central sharpness, excellent flare resistance, low CA, excellent ergonomic design and dust and moisture resistance.
John Riley has just posted a full review of the new announced Panasonic Lumix G 12-60mm f/3.5-5.6 ASPH. POWER O.I.S lens (Amazon/B&H/Adorama/eBay)at the Ephotozine. This new compact and light weather resisting lens has many pros: such as very low distortion, well controlled CA, high central sharpness, fast AF and good flare resistance.
A new Panasonic-Leica wide angle lens is coming! According to the latest rumors from FT5, Leica will start shipping the new Leica 12mm prime lens during the second half of this year. However, it is so strange that the announcement date is unclear yet.