One of the Smallest Lenses on the Planet
Still a hard hard to lens to find in stock. The Panasonic Lumix 20mm pancake Four Thirds lens is one of the smallest lenses on the planet, way smaller than any DSLR lens.
The AF is somewhat slower than the 14-140mm kit lens, but the 20mm is still pretty darn fast. The Manual Focus could challenge a right hand user and a lens thist small should have filter installed to keep from accidently touching the optics
while manual focusing.
The Lens package includes a manual and a bag, but sans hood. which could help prevent touching the optics...
This 20mm lens can be helpful when shooting in poor light and indoor situations, For capturing video, a video light similar to the Sima, also helps with lighting. and also get an external flash that will allow bounce from overhead ceilings or walls..
The adaptable 20mm focal length (40mm equivalent to a 35mm SLR camera) is appropriate for a large number of applications - all the way from landscape shots to poorly-lit indoor situations. Mounted on a LUMIX G Micro 4/3 Camera, the 20mm/ lens allows photographers to employ the advanced contrast Auto Focus mode, that also includes Face Recognition features. Both lenses are encompass seven blades, designed to create a striking and smooth background Bokeh blur while shooting using larger apertures. These lenses also include a dependable metal mount, and employ multi-coated elements to lessen glare and further improve optical performance.
The 20mm/F1.7 LUMIX G lens is remarkably light and compact, introducing a dazzling f/1.7
brilliance that allows photographers to create artistic images containing charming, soft focus. Consisting of seven lenses organized into five groups, the G 20mm lens also employs a pair of aspherical lenses to achieve super high resolution and successfully reduce distortion.
The Panasonic 20mm f/1.7 G Lens is a wide-angle 20mm f/1.7 (40mm 35mm SLR equivalent lens) with a big-diameter . The lens functions a distinctive manual focus mode which indirectly drives the focusing cluster via the autofocus motor inside the lens. The manual focusing ring retains the same feel no matter if the camera is set on auto or manual focus mode which can be challenging in a few shooting scenarios. An advantage is that quickly turning the manual focusing ring allows for very fast up front adjustments, later turning it more slowly allows exceptionally fine focus adjustment.
This lens generates briiliant photos with a melodramatic soft focus while even in poorly lit environments. Its compact, easy-to-transport size is perfect for capturing snapshots and everyday scenes.
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