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Panasonic 25mm f1.4II ASPH Leica DG Summilux Lens Announced

Simon Skinner - 3 weeks ago

Panasonic has updated its LEICA DG 25mm fixed focal length lens for the Micro Four Thirds system standard, adding a new splash/dust-resistant structure and compatibility with max. 240 fps sensor drive for high-speed autofocusing.

Panasonic 25mm f1.4II ASPH Leica DG Summilux Lens
  • Excellent dust and splash protection
  • Sturdy and durable construction
  • fast and bright f1.4 aperture
  • Min focus distance – 0.3m
  • 25mm focal range [equivalent to 50mm on a full-frame camera]
  • Nano lens surface coating
  • Fast, smooth and silent autofocus

The wide maximum aperture of F1.4 makes the new LEICA DG SUMMILUX 25mm / F1.4 II ASPH. (H-XA025) a high-speed standard lens for the Micro Four Thirds system with the same angle of view as a 50mm lens for full-frame systems.

Pricing and availability

The LEICA DG 25mm lens will be available for RRP £579.99 from 24th October 2019.

About the author

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Simon Skinner

Co-founder // Editor

Having spent many years working in various pockets of the music industry, and always with a camera in hand, Simon has worked with organisations such as Warner/Chappell, Food Records and ultimately, co-founding the innovative independent record label, Izumi Records before moving fully into the world of publishing in 2007. Amongst numerous other projects in the last decade, he has been responsible for a number of specialist photo trade magazines and journals for the filmmaking and photography communities, along with a coffee table book entitled, "Great Britons of Photography' which he produced with Peter Dench and Leica. Now heading up PhotoBite, Simon and the team have set themselves a task of delivering informative and inspirational content for photographers of all levels, from the beginner, shooting with smartphones, to the seasoned photographer and filmmaker.

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