Question about Panasonic 14-140mm versions

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OutsideTheMatrix
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Re: Question about Panasonic 14-140mm versions
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maggiemole wrote:

dbateman wrote:

Thanks,

I am trying to sort this out as possible IR all purpose lens.

I wonder if anyone has experience with this or the 12-60mm f3.5/5.6 for infrared photography.

I use it for much of my shooting, including on my full spectrum Panasonic G1. It works well, though I find it is like other zooms a little prone to hot spots. I deal with these in PP. Asa far as being sharp in IR goes I haven't had any complaints. I'll find some images to post tomorrow, not on my Mac at the moment.

sensitivity to "invisible light" as it's called is down to the UV/IR blockers that are used over the CCD, not usually a characteristic of the lens itself.

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