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Panasonic 45-200mm II 100-300mm II Lens Hands-On Preview

We go hands-on with the new Panasonic Lumix 45-200mm II, and 100-300 II lenses, both updated with with weather-sealing and new designs.

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Panasonic 100 300mm II Lens (1)

We go hands-on with the new Panasonic Lumix 45-200mm Mark II, and 100-300mm II lenses, both updated with with weather-sealing (dust and splashproof) and new designs (matt and noble black). The original Panasonic Lumix 45-200mm lens was discontinued, but offered a compelling zoom range from 90mm to 400mm equivalent. The original Panasonic 100-300mm lens offers 200-600mm equivalent, and is one of Panasonic's best selling lenses.

  • Model FS045200E becomes FSA45200E
  • Model FS100300E becomes FSA100300E

These lenses are part of Panasonic's 2017 lens renewal, and also includes the following lenses:

Panasonic 45 200mm II (3)

All lenses are now compatible with high speed AF (240fps AF linear motor), and feature Power Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS), compatible with 5-axis Dual IS. 2. There's also smooth exposure change and finer AF control for AF tracking whilst recording video. 

Panasonic Lumix G Vario 45-200mm f/4.0-5.6 II Photos of Equipment

Panasonic Lumix G Vario 100-300mm f/4.0-5.6 II Photos of Equipment

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4 Jan 2017 10:37PM
Nice =) Was the zoom ring of the 100-300 stiff? And the manual focus ring?

Can we expect reviews soon?

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