Panasonic S 50mm F1.8 is an Auto Focus (AF) Standard Prime
lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage and it is designed to be used with Leica L mount cameras.
Panasonic S 50mm F1.8 is compatible with cameras that have Leica L lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Leica L lenses are Sigma fp L, Leica SL2-S and Panasonic S5.
Panasonic S 50mm F1.8 has a fixed focal lenght of 50mm.
Panasonic S 50mm F1.8 is a weather sealed lens which provides an extra protection to prevent water and dust get inside the lens and camera body under light rain, snow and wind. In order to have an effective protection, you have to pair the Panasonic S 50mm F1.8 with a weather sealed camera body such as Sigma fp L, Leica SL2-S and Panasonic S5.
Optical Image Stabilization
Panasonic S 50mm F1.8 doesn't have an optical image stabilization system so the only option to stabilize the image taken with this lens is to mount on a camera body with IBIS (sensor based In-body image stabilization).
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Panasonic S 50mm F1.8 has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.14x and has a minimum focusing distance of 0.45m. 0.14x means that the max magnification ratio is very low and not suitable even for modest close-up shots.
Panasonic S 50mm F1.8 has a max aperture of F1.8 and a minimum aperture of F22.
Panasonic S 50mm F1.8's optical formula consists of 9 elements in 8 groups . Following special elements are used in this design:
- 1 UHR
- 1 ED. 3 aspherical elements
Panasonic S 50mm F1.8 comes with a removable lens hood which is handy to reduce lens flare and glare in your photos.
Panasonic S 50mm F1.8 is available in color.
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