Is the new Panasonic 14-42mm lens designed by Konica Minolta?

Started Feb 2, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Mingjai
Mingjai Senior Member • Posts: 1,341
Re: Is the new Panasonic 14-42mm lens designed by Konica Minolta?

Looks similar enough to me that if Panasonic isn't licensing this design from Konica Minolta, then their patent surely reads on the new lens well enough to make a good infringement case.

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