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Panasonic Leica DG Summilux 15mm f/1.7 Asph Lens

Price :  $ 547.99
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Key features

The Panasonic Leica DG Summilux 15mm f/1.7 Asph is a fast lens built according to Leica standard. It is an excellent lens for street as well as landscape photography. The fast aperture ensures smooth defocus background. Moreover it is helpful in low light condition. With 9 elements in 7 groups, it has 3 aspherical element to reduce chromatic aberration.

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Features Lens Construction 9 elements in 7 groups (3 aspherical lenses)
Nano Surface Coating Yes
Mount Micro Four Thirds mount
Optical Image Stabilizer No
Focal Length f=15 mm (35 mm camera equivalent: 30 mm)
Aperture Type 7 diaphragm blades / Circular aperture diaphragm
Maximum Aperture F1.7
Minimum Aperture F16
Closest Focusing Distance 0.2 m / 0.66 ft
Maximum magnification Approx. 0.1x / 0.2x (35 mm camera equivalent)
General Diagonal Angle of View 72°
Filter Size φ46 mm / 1.81 in
Max. Diameter φ57.5 mm / 2.26 in
Overall Length Approx. 36 mm / 1.42 in (from the tip of the lens to the base side of the lens mount)
Weight Approx. 115 g (excluding lens cap, lens rear cap and lens hood)Approx. 4.06 oz (excluding lens cap, lens rear cap and lens hood)
Standard Accessories Lens cap, Lens hood, Lens rear cap, Lens storage bag, Bayonet cover (tentative name)