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Panasonic Lumix G Vario 100-300mm f/4–5.6 Mega O.I.S. Lens

Price :  $ 497.99
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Key features

Panasonic Lumix G Vario 100-300mm f/4–5.6 Mega O.I.S. is one of the longest telephoto zoom lens in Micro Four Thirds world. Its a 200mm to 600mm (35mm equivalent) zoom lens. The lens is ideal for shooting birds, wildlife, planes as well as sports photography. To minimize camera shake Panasonic incorporated MEGA Optical Image stabilization in this lens. Moreover inclusion of stepping motor helps to gain precise focus. The lens is made up of 17 elements in 12 groups with 1 ED glass. Multicoated lens ensures sharp and contrasty image.

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Features Lens Construction 17 elements in 12 groups (1 ED lens)
Mount Micro Four Thirds mount
Optical Image Stabiliser YES
Focal Length f=100mm to 300mm (35mm camera equivalent 200mm to 600mm)
Aperture Type 7 diaphragm blades / Circular aperture diaphragm
Aperture Range F4.0(Wide) – F5.6(Tele)
Minimum Aperture F22
Closest Focusing Distance 1.50m / 4.9ft at all focal lengths
Maximum magnification Approx. 0.21x / 0.42x (35mm camera equivalent)
General Diagonal Angle of View 12°(W)~4.1°(T)
Filter Size φ67mm
Max. Diameter φ73.6mm
Overall Length Approx. 126mm (from the tip of the lens to the base side of the lens mount)
Weight Approx. 520g