Panasonic S 70-200 F2.8 is an Auto Focus (AF) Telephoto Zoom
lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage and it is designed to be used with Leica SL mount cameras.
Panasonic S 70-200 F2.8 is compatible with cameras that have Leica SL lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Leica SL lenses are Sigma fp L, Leica SL2-S and Panasonic S5.
Panasonic S 70-200 F2.8 has a focal range of 70-200mm and 2.9X zoom ratio.
Panasonic S 70-200 F2.8 is compatible with the Teleconverter lenses below:
Panasonic S 70-200 F2.8 Focal Range and Aperture Change with Teleconverter
Panasonic S 70-200 F2.8 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 70-200 F2.8 with a weather sealed camera body such as Sigma fp L, Leica SL2-S and Panasonic S5.
Optical Image Stabilization
Panasonic S 70-200 F2.8 features an optical image stabilization system which helps to reduce the blur that occurs due to shaking during hand-held shooting.
Panasonic S 70-200 F2.8 features Rotary (extending) zoom method where the length of the lens changes as you zoom in or out. This makes it possible to design the lens with a smaller minimum length ( generally when it is zoomed out) compared to internal zoom lenses. The disadvantages of this design are being harder to seal against dust and moisture, weight balance shifting while zooming and zoom creep in certain lenses.
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Panasonic S 70-200 F2.8 has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.21x and has a minimum focusing distance of 0.95m.
Panasonic S 70-200 F2.8 is a fixed aperture lens with a constant max aperture of f2.8 from 70mm all the way to the 200mm .
Panasonic S 70-200 F2.8's optical formula consists of 22 elements in 17 groups . Following special elements are used in this design:
- 1 aspherical
- 3 ED
- 3 UED elements
Panasonic S 70-200 F2.8 comes with a removable lens hood which is handy to reduce lens flare and glare in your photos.
Panasonic S 70-200 F2.8 is available in Black color.
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