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Panasonic Reveals Groundbreaking 10-25mm f/1.7 Lens for MFT; More Info at B&H

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B&H Photo would like to share the announcement of the Panasonic Leica
DG Vario-Summilux 10-25mm f/1.7 ASPH. Lens
for Micro Four Thirds.
Laying claim to the title of world’s-first full-range f/1.7 zoom, this
spectacular lens should be very appealing to many, especially with its
versatile 20-50mm equivalent range. Also, the lens has large control
rings, including a de-clicked aperture ring for smooth iris pulls during
video recording.

Ensuring maximum quality, the lens uses three aspherical lenses and four
Extra-low Dispersion (ED) elements to minimize aberrations and
distortion. Also, the lens has a fast 240 fps internal-focus autofocus
system that will help photographers and videographers lock onto their
subjects with ease. Photographers will appreciate that the dust- and
splash-resistant lens can replace multiple lenses and make travel easier.

Panasonic Leica DG Vario-Summilux 10-25mm f/1.7 ASPH. Lens

Product Highlights

  • Micro Four Thirds System
  • 20-50mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • Aperture Range: f/1.7 to f/16
  • Three Aspherical Elements
  • One UHR Element, Four ED Elements
  • Internal Focus, Focus Clutch Mechanism
  • Stepless, De-Clicked Aperture Ring
  • Splash, Dust, and Freezeproof Design
  • Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm

For video, the lens has been optimized in many key ways. A physical
aperture control ring that is de-clicked and has a micro-step drive
system will create smooth brightness transitions, even in the middle of
a take. It also has been designed to reduce focus breathing and minimize
image shift when performing zooms. Additionally, it has a focus clutch
for quickly switching between auto and manual focus during shooting.
This combination of features makes the lens a great option for both
photographers and videographers.

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