Panasonic Lumix G 42.5mm f/1.7 Asph Power O.I.S. Lens

Panasonic Lumix G 42.5mm f:1.7 Asph Power O.I.S. Lens 07

Price :  $ 397.99
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Key features

  • For Micro Four Thirds System Camera
  • 85mm ( 35mm equivalent )
  • Portrait lens with a beautiful bokeh background defocus effect
  • Perfect for low light photography with a bright F1.7 aperture
  • Built-in powered optical image stabilizer reduces hand shake blur
  • Fast auto focusing drive keep pace with all LUMIX G cameras

Panasonic Lumix G 42.5mm f/1.7 Asph Power O.I.S. is a portrait lens. The ultra fast F1.7 makes dreamy bokeh. At 85mm (35mm equivalent) focal length this prime lens can take powerful portraits. Moreover due to its larger aperture photographers can take images even in a very low light environment. The lens has 10 elements in 8 groups with 1 aspherical element. Panasonic included POWER Optical Image Stabilizer to counter balance camera shake.

Panasonic Lumix G 42.5mm f:1.7 Asph Power O.I.S. Lens 08

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Specification

FeaturesLens Construction10 elements in 8 groups (1 aspherical lens)
Nano Surface Coating
MountMicro Four Thirds mount
Optical Image StabilizerYes (POWER O.I.S.)
Focal Lengthf=42.5mm (35mm camera equivalent 85mm)
Aperture Type7 diaphragm blades / Circular aperture diaphragm
Maximum ApertureF1.7
Minimum ApertureF22
Closest Focusing Distance0.31m / 1.02ft
Maximum magnificationApprox. 0.2x / 0.4x (35mm camera equivalent)
GeneralDiagonal Angle of View29°
Filter Sizeφ37mm / 1.5in
Max. Diameterφ55mm / 2.2in
Overall LengthApprox. 50mm / 1.97in (from the tip of the lens to the base side of the lens mount)
WeightApprox. 130g / 4.59oz (excluding lens cap, lens rear cap and lens hood)