With the Lumix S 70-300mm F4.5-5.6 Macro O.I.S. Panasonic takes a lens for the mirrorless system cameras of the Lumix S family to the program. It is guided to the class of rather price-conscious telecom lenses that are suitable for natural photography as well as for near and action recordings.
The 70-300 mm telephoto objective on a Panasonic Lumix S5, the entry-level family model.
The manufacturer has trimmed it particularly to compact mabe and a low weight. In fact, with 790 grams, it remains a bit lighter than the pendant of Sony for E-Mount – after all, the Fe brings 70-300mm F4.5-5.6 g OSS something about 850 grams on the scales. To save weight, Panasonic has waived asharic lens elements, among other things,. The manufacturer wants to meet chromatic aberrations with a special combination of concave and convex lenses.
The construction of 17 elements in 11 groups is sealed and thus protected against splashing and dust. In addition, she should be frost-proof to minus ten degrees. The lens has its own stabilization (O.I.S.) with the internal sensor stabilization of the Lumix S-cameras (I.B.S) works together.
High mapping mab and many aperture slats
On the tube photographers find four controls, including a zoom lock and a focus limiter. The close-up limit is comparatively low. At 70 millimeters, it is 54 centimeters, 300 millimeters at only 74 centimeters. In the long end, photographers achieve a picture mab of 1: 2 and thus already in macro-spharen. With eleven diaphragms, Panasonic also wants to provide a harmonious blurred and particularly beautiful propellant effects.
In the course of April, the Panasonic Lumix S 70-300mm F4 is said.5-5.6 Macro O.I.S. come to trade and then cost almost 1350 euros.