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Panasonic Lumix G X Vario PZ 45–175mm f/4–5.6 Asph Power O.I.S. Lens

Price :  $ 379.00
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Key features

The Panasonic Lumix G X Vario PZ 45-175mm f/4–5.6 Asph Power O.I.S. (H-PS45175) lens is a new addition to their Micro Four Thirds System Line up. It equals to 90-350mm focal length in 35mm film format. To ensure clear image it utilizes 2 Aspherical and 2 ED elements. Over all it has 14 elements in 10 groups. The telephoto zoom lens is ideal for wildlife, sports as well as portrait photography. It can provide sharp images with pleasing defocused background. Panasonic incorporated power zoom technology in this lens for smooth zooming. The nano coating in this lens reduces ghosting and flare caused by internal reflection.

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Features Lens construction 14 elements in 10 groups (2 aspherical lenses , 2 ED lens)
Nano surface coating yes
Mount Micro Four Thirds mount
Optical image stabiliser YES (POWER OIS)
Focal length f=45-175mm (35mm camera equivalent 90-350mm)
Aperture type 7 diaphragm blades / Circular aperture diaphragm
Aperture range F4.0(Wide) – F5.6(TELE)
Minimum aperture F22
Closest focusing distance 0.9m / 3.0ft /
Maximum magnification Approx. 0.2x / 0.4x (35mm camera equivalent)
General Diagonal angle of view 27°(Wide) to 7.1°(TELE)
Filter size φ46mm / 1.8in /
Max. diameter φ61.6mm / 2.4in /
Overall length Approx. 90.0mm (from the tip of the lens to the base side of the lens mount) / 3.5in
Weight [g] Approx. 210g (excluding lens cap and lens rear cap)