PIX 2015

Panasonic Lumix G X Vario PZ 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 ASPH OIS

Announced Aug 26, 2011 •
Zoom lens | Micro Four Thirds | H-PS14042

Very compact and light, I find this pancake zoom lens performs reasonably well, considering the complex construction and miniscule size. It starts up fast. Distortion and CA are not a major issue in most situations and flare is well controlled. There is very noticeable light fall off in the corners at certain settings however (despite the built in shading compensation correction on the GX1). My observations are based on a comparison with the original Lumix 14-45mm standard zoom (H-FS014045) - ...

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