Panasonic Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 50-200mm F2.8-4.0 ASPH Power OIS Review

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Features Lens Construction 21 elements in 15 groups (2 aspherical lenses, 2 UED lenses, 2 ED lenses, 1 UHR lens)
Nano Surface Coating Yes
Mount Micro Four Thirds mount
Optical Image Stabilizer Yes (POWER O.I.S.)
Focal Length f=50-200mm (35mm camera equivalent 100-400mm)
Aperture Type 9 diaphragm blades / Circular aperture diaphragm
Maximum Aperture F2.8 (Wide) - F4.0 (Tele)
Minimum Aperture F22
Closest Focusing Distance 0.75m / 2.46ft
Maximum magnification Approx. 0.25x / 0.5x (35mm camera equivalent)
General Diagonal Angle of View 24°(Wide) - 6.2°(Tele)
Weatherproof Splash/Dust/Freezeproof*
Filter Size φ67mm
Max. Diameter φ76mm / 2.99inch
Overall Length Approx. 132mm / 5.20inch (from the tip of the lens to the base side of the lens mount)
Weight [g] Approx. 23.10oz (excluding lens cap, lens rear cap and lens hood)
Weight [oz] Approx. 655g (excluding lens cap, lens rear cap and lens hood)
Standard Accessories Lens cap, Lens rear cap, Lens hood, Lens storage bag
NOTE * The lens supports this feature in conjunction with splash/dust/freezeproof LUMIX cameras.
NOTE Splash Proof is a term used to describe an extra level of protection this lens offers against exposure to a minimal amount of moisture, water or dust.
NOTE Splash Proof does not guarantee that damage will not occur if this lens is subjected to direct contact with water.