Panasonic has simply introduced a brand new light-weight 50mm F1.8 lens for its LUMIX S Collection vary of full-frame mirrorless cameras.
The brand new LUMIX S 50mm F1.8 will probably be accessible by the tip of June 2021 priced at £429 within the UK.
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twenty fifth Could 2021 – Panasonic is happy to introduce a brand new large-aperture commonplace mounted focal size lens, the LUMIX S 50mm F1.8 (S-S50). That is the second addition to the sequence of 4 F1.8 large-aperture lenses based mostly on the L-Mount system commonplace. A complete of 4 F1.8 lenses from the LUMIX S Collection characteristic a standard measurement and place of management elements to supply sensible benefits in use. For instance, when the digicam is on a gimbal, it’s straightforward to change these lenses shortly with minimal adjustment of linked gears. Widespread filters can be used due to the identical 67mm filter thread.
The LUMIX S 50mm F1.8 is comprised of 9 lens parts in eight teams together with three aspherical lenses, one ED (Additional-Low Dispersion) lens and one UHR (Extremely-Excessive Refractive Index) lens. The usage of three aspherical lenses realises each excessive descriptive efficiency and delightful bokeh, that are frequent benefits to the sequence of all F1.8 lenses. The ED lens successfully suppresses chromatic aberration. The lens has a 9-blade round aperture diaphragm, which produces stunning spherical shapes within the blurred background areas of open aperture footage.
The LUMIX S 50mm F1.8 is appropriate for quite a lot of topics starting from portrait to panorama. It additionally excels in video recording efficiency with a mechanism that suppresses focus respiratory. Along with a micro-step aperture management for clean publicity change, the LUMIX S 50mm F1.8 lens ensures skilled high quality video recording.
With its compact measurement and light-weight weight at roughly 300g, the LUMIX S 50mm F1.8 is simple to take alongside to any shoot. The rugged mud/splash resistant* design withstands use underneath harsh circumstances even at minus 10 levels Celsius for prime sturdiness.
The brand new LUMIX S 50mm F1.8 will probably be accessible by the tip of June for RRP £429.
A brand new 24mm and a 35mm F1.8 large-aperture lens are underneath improvement to additional improve the LUMIX S Collection lens lineup. The Panasonic and L-Mount system alliance is dedicated to the event of L-Mount lenses for the additional enlargement of its lineup to satisfy the wants of consumers.
The LUMIX S-S50 is a qualifying product for the LUMIX PRO programme. The LUMIX PRO programme is designed to help LUMIX customers once they want it probably the most, with a variety of advantages accessible to members not solely in their very own international locations but in addition in international locations that they go to for work.
Try www.lumix-pro.com for particulars and Phrases & Situations, on eligible ranges, international locations and merchandise.
* Mud and Splash Resistant doesn’t assure that injury won’t happen if this lens is subjected to direct contact with mud and water.
L-Mount is a trademark or registered trademark of Leica Digicam AG.
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