Panasonic Lumix S 85mm F1.8 Lens Review (ePhotozine): Editor’s Choice!

John Riley has just posted a detailed review of the newly released Panasonic Lumix S 85mm f/1.8  lens (B&H / Adorama/ Amazon) at the ePhotozine.com. He tested this new lens on the full-frame mirrorless Panasonic S5, and found such pros:  Excellent overall sharpness, Dust, splash and freeze resistant, Virtually no central CA, CA well controlled at edges, Very low vignetting, Virtually rectilinear (no distortion), Excellent handling, Fast and accurate AF, Low focus breathing, Matches with 24mm and 50mm siblings and Low flare. Read More »

Panasonic Lumix S 24mm F1.8 Lens Announced, Priced $897.99, Available for Pre-Order

Panasonic has just officially announced the new Panasonic Lumix S 24mm F1.8 lens. It is a compact wide-angle prime for full-frame L-mount cameras, featuring 12 elements, including aspherical, ‘UED’ and ‘ED’ glass, focus distance of 0.24m (9.5″), while the max magnification of 0.15x. The lens is weather-resistant and supports 67mm filters.

This new lens costs $897.99, first available for pre-order at Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama.

Below are the detailed specifications of Panasonic Lumix S 24mm F1.8 lens:

Principal specifications
Lens type Prime lens
Max Format size 35mm FF
Focal length 24 mm
Image stabilization No
Lens mount L-Mount
Aperture
Maximum aperture F1.8
Minimum aperture F16
Aperture ring No
Number of diaphragm blades 9
Optics
Elements 12
Groups 11
Special elements / coatings 3 aspherical + 1 UED + 3 ED elements
Focus
Minimum focus 0.24 m (9.45)
Maximum magnification 0.15×
Autofocus Yes
Motor type Linear Motor
Full time manual Yes
Focus method Internal
Distance scale No
DoF scale No
Focus distance limiter No
Physical
Weight 310 g (0.68 lb)
Diameter 74 mm (2.91)
Length 82 mm (3.23)
Sealing Yes
Colour Black
Filter thread 67 mm
Hood supplied Yes
Tripod collar No

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Panasonic Lumix S 70-300mm F4.5-5.6 MACRO O.I.S. Lens Review (DPReview)

Mike Tomkins has just posted a full review of the newly announced Panasonic Lumix S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 Macro O.I.S lens (Amazon /Adorama/ B&H) at the DPReview.com. He tested this new lens on Panasonic S1R and found such pros: Solid build with a quality feel, Fully weather-sealed, Very swift autofocus, Minimal focus breathing, Effective image stabilization, Minimal distortion and aberration, Pleasing bokeh, Good flare resistance and good macro capabilities. The lens is only for $997 now, just $250 cheaper !

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Panasonic Lumix S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 MACRO O.I.S. Lens Sample Images

 

Panasonic has just officially announced the Panasonic Lumix S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 Macro O.I.S. lens for only $997.99 available for pre-order at Amazon /Adorama. Here are some first sample images taken by Dale Baskin (DPReview)  with Panasonic Lumix DC-S1R. Check out  to see how this new lens performs.

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Super Hot ! $250 Off on Panasonic Lumix S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 MACRO O.I.S. Lens at Amazon!

Super hot Deal !!! Amazon also opened the pre-order of the newly announced Panasonic Lumix S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 Macro O.I.S. lens for only $997.99! It is the same as Adorama . This is $250 cheaper than at  B&H. It will start shipping from April 18, 2021.
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Super Hot ! $250 Off on Pre-order Panasonic Lumix S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 MACRO O.I.S. Lens

Super hot ! Adorama currently has Panasonic Lumix S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 MACRO O.I.S. Lens available for pre-order for $997.99, $250 off than regular US price at B&H Photo Video/Amazon. This is probably a price mistake, order ASAP before deal expired !

Hot Deal Still Live ! Panasonic S1R Body for $1,850, w/ S 24-105mm f/4 Lens for $2,300 at Adorama Student/Educator Discount !

The hot Student/Educator Discount for Panasonic Lumix S1R is still live at Adorama Camera. You can get Panasonic Lumix S1R body for $1,850 at EDU price, and Lumix S1R body with Lumix S 24-105mm Lens kit for $2,300 at EDU price. 50% off than regular US price.

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Panasonic USA authorized dealer B&H Photo Video currently has refurbished Panasonic Lumix S1R body for $1,862.12, compared new S1R body for $3,697.99. Coming with 1-year warranty. This is a very hot deal for Panasonic Lumix S1R.

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