|Panasonic Conversion Lenses|
Mark Peters : January 29th 2012 - 19:55 CET
CES 2012 News - Four new Panasonic conversion lenses : At the Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas, Panasonic introduced a new line-up conversion lenses that matches with the Panasonic Lumix G X Vario PZ 14-42mm and Panasonic Lumix 14mm lenses. These lenses are part of the Lumix G Series and compatible with Panasonic system cameras. Panasonic conversion lenses contain an included adaptor ring for use with the Panasonic lenses, with the exception of the Panasonic DMC-GTC1 Tele conversion lens, which is compatible with the Panasonic Lumix G X Vario PZ 14-42mm only. The Lumix G X 14-42mm is a cutting-edge Panasonic lens with electric-powered zoom. Using Panasonics optical technology, the Panasonic lens features impressive image rendering for life-like textures and crisp edge-to-edge contrast. |
Panasonic Conversion Lenses
The Panasonic Lumix G 14mm lens is an lightweight and compact single focal length lens with a 14mm wide angle and F2.5 brightness. Taking advantage of the wide angle of view and deep depth of field, the Panasonic lens offers excellent performance in shooting of not only dynamic landscapes but delivers also great indoor pictures. The new Panasonic conversion lenses are built to be mobile and allow photographers of Panasonic system cameras to easily switch a lens to maximize the benefits and flexibility of different situations and angles. The four new Panasonic conversion lenses include the following models…
Panasonic DMW-GWC1 Wide conversion lens
This conversion lens helps you to capture dynamic scenery with a wider viewing angle and extends the focal length of wide-end from 14mm to 11mm when attached to the front of the lens. The Panasonic DMW-GWC1 Wide conversion lens can be helpful when shooting indoor group photos where space is often limited. The Panasonic DMW-GWC1 Wide conversion Lens carries a suggested retail price of £120 GPB / €150 Euro. Read more about the Panasonic Wide conversion lens.
Panasonic DMW-GTC1 Tele conversion lens
This conversion lens from Panasonic helps you to capture a subject that is faraway by extending the focal length of tele-end from 42mm to 84mm when attached to the front of the lens. This Tele conversion lens is particularly helpful when taking long-distance street-view shots while travelling. The Panasonic DMW-GTC1 Tele conversion Lens carries a suggested retail price of £120 GPB / €150 Euro. Read more about the Panasonic Tele conversion lens.
Panasonic DMW-GMC1 Macro conversion lens
The Panasonic Macro conversion lens has been designed and engineered to enable extremely close macro photography at a focus distance of just 0.14m when attached to the front of the lens. This Panasonic conversion lens is ideal for capturing brilliant detail in small subjects such as flowers and insects. The Panasonic DMW-GMC1 Macro conversion Lens carries a suggested retail price of £90 GPB / €120 Euro. Read more about the Panasonic Macro conversion lens.
The Panasonic DMW-GFC1 conversion lens helps users capture creative and unique pictures with a 120-degree rounded effect. The Fisheye conversion lens bringing distinctive perspective and unique deformation effect. The Panasonic DMW-GFC1 Fisheye conversion Lens carries a suggested retail price of £140 GPB / €170 Euro. Read more about the Panasonic Fisheye conversion lens.
Retail prices the Panasonic Conversion lenses
Availability and optional Lumix accessories may differ depending on the country.
Please check the Panasonic Lumix website in your region for more details.
• Panasonic DMW-GWC1 price is £120 / €150
• Panasonic DMW-GTC1 price of £120 / €150
• Panasonic DMW-GMC1 price of £90 / €120
• Panasonic DMW-GFC1 price of £140 / €170