• The First Leica D Lens with Zoom Range to 300mm*
    * 35mm film camera equivalent 28mm to 300mm
  • MEGA O.I.S. - Panasonic's advanced hand-shake correction technology
  • Four aspherical lenses and an ED lens for a superb optical performance
  • First Leica D lens with Extra Silent (XS) Technology
  • Minimum focus distance of 50 cm over the entire zoom range
  • Aperture ring for easy, intuitive operation
  • Circular aperture diaphragm
  • Multiple lens coatings minimize ghosts and flare
  • Contrast AF system support


Model No.

Lens Construction 15 elements in 11groups (4 Aspherical lenses and 1 ED lens)
Mount Four Thirds mount
Optical Image Stabilizer YES (DMC-L1, DMC-L10)
Focal Length f=14mm to 150mm (35mm film camera equivalent 28mm to 300mm)
Aperture Type 7 diaphragm blades / Circular aperture diaphragm
Aperture Range F3.5(wide) - F5.6(Tele)
Minimum Aperture F22
Closest Focusing Distance 0.50m / 19.7in at all focal lengths
Maximum magnification Apporox. 0.36x (35mm film camera equivalent)
Diagonal Angle of View 75°(W)~8.2°(T)
Filter Size 72mm
Max.Diameter φ78.5mm / 3.09 inch
Overall Length 90.4mm / 3.56 inch (from the tip of the lens to the base side of the lens mount)
Weight 535g / 18.9oz
Standard Accessory Lens Cap, Lens Hood, Lens Rear Cap, Lens Storage Bag

MTF Chart

Lens Construction

For the lenses distortion compensation available, the horizontal axis of MTF is the distance from the center, which is compensated accordingly.

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