Panasonic Panasonic announces the Nocticron 42.5mm f/1.2 lens- Preview, Pricing and shipping etc insdie

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  1. α-One

    α-One Founder Admin

    Panasonic Nocticron 42.5mm f/1.2 lens
    We had supposedly first image sample of Nocticron premium lens from Panasonic by Giulio Sciorio back in November 2013. Now the lens gets official by Panasonic today. This lens is considered to be the birghter autofcous one for micro-four-third cameras (panasonic and olympus) and will be shipped from march 2014. And pricing is also high $1599 in USA and £1399 in Europe.
    Lens image (coutesy ePhotozine)
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    ePhotozine previewed the lens which can be read here. They say lens is shipped with a deep hood which is held by a screw and it prevent glare and light falling infront of lens.(hood is long you can see fron below picture). Also the there is AF/MF and OIS (optical image stabilization) switches on sides for quick access.

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    Main features ( as seen on ePhotozin)
    -42.5mm, 85mm equivalent, 29degree angle of view
    -f/1.2 - f/16 aperture
    - Power Optical Image Stabilisation
    - 2 ASPH, 1 ED, 1 UHR elements (Ultra High Refraction)
    - 14 elements in 11 groups, 9 aperture blades (for excellent bokeh)
    - Nano surface coating
    - Internal focus, contrast AF / stepping motor
    - 0.5m closest focus
    - 67mm filter thread
    - 74mm diameter, 76.8mm length, 425g weight


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    Panasonic Leica DG Nocticron 42.5mm f/1.2 lens unboxing and details video

    http://bcove.me/s90hvcrz
    The lens's full product details can be read here

    More of the lens review and sample links below
    Imagse samples at Amateur Photographer , Digitalcamerapolska and Lenstip.

    Press release at DPReview

    Image Sample from ePhotozine (full resolution here
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    Via 43rumors, Credits : ePhotozine and others mentioned.

    PREODER AT AMAZON: for £1299 here
     
    Last edited: Jan 9, 2014
  2. α-One

    α-One Founder Admin

    Panasonic Noctricon 42.5mm lens -first look video by 'What Digital Camera'

     
  3. α-One

    α-One Founder Admin

    Panasonic Nocticron 42.5mm lens images samples by cameralab... Shots taken with lens mounted on OMD-EM1

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    More imgaes cab be seen here at Camera Lab
     

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