Panasonic 14-140 or fast primes for video on GH2?

Started May 2, 2012 | Discussions thread
igelfeld
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Re: Panasonic 14-140 or fast primes for video on GH2?
In reply to Travis, May 3, 2012

Travis wrote:

Unless you need to shoot video in very low light, or want to shoot specialized video with shallow depth of field, I'd highly recommend the 14-140. It's a perfect combination for the GH2: feels great on the camera, very versatile zoom range, nearly step-less aperture changes when shooting video, fast and silent autofocus, and OIS.

You can get great results with fast primes, but as the others mentioned, stabilization is a major factor. The 14-140 is going to be your best bet for an all-purpose video lens.

Travis

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Thanks, Travis, for the detailed response!

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Cheers,

Igelfeld

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