Panasonic Leica Summilux 25mm F/1.4 DG ASPH Black (HX025)
- Brand Name: Panasonic
- Condition: New (Factory Sealed)
- Stock: Available
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- Manufacturer Warranty: Full
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- A high quality standard prime lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras, offering a 35mm equivalent focal length of 50mm.
- Leica designs the optics and Panasonic manufactures it in Japan.
- It has a fast maximum aperture of f/1.4, which is ideal for low light and shallow depth of field.
- It features a Nano Surface Coating to minimize ghosting and flare, and an iris diaphragm with seven rounded aperture blades.
- It has a metal lens mount and a responsive manual focus ring.
- It delivers great quality results, with sharpness across the frame, even wide open at f/1.4.
- It has very low chromatic aberrations, distortion and vignetting.
- It produces smooth and attractive bokeh, thanks to the f/1.4 aperture and the rounded blades.
- It has good resistance to flare and ghosting, thanks to the Nano Surface Coating.
- It has a high standard of build quality, with a solid and sturdy construction.
- It is fairly small and light for a standard lens, measuring 54.5mm in length and weighing 200g.
- It comes with a large lens hood and a cloth storage bag.
- It is not weather sealed.
- It offers almost silent and very quick autofocus, with an internal focusing mechanism.
- The 46mm filter thread does not rotate on focus, which is convenient for using polarizers and graduated filters.
- Manual focusing is possible in a focus-by-wire fashion, which enables the camera to display a magnified view of the subject automatically.
- It is compatible with all Micro Four Thirds cameras from Panasonic and Olympus.