Panasonic Leica DG 12mm F/1.4 ASPH Lens

Weatherproof - Seals protect from dust, humidity and light splashing.Weatherproof - Seals protect from dust, humidity and light splashing.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.62Autofocus LensAutofocus Lens

Lens Description

The Panasonic Leica DG 12mm F/1.4 ASPH is an ultra-wide prime designed for cameras with a Four-Thirds (2X) sensor. This ultra-bright prime has a 12mm focal-length. It provides the same field of view as a 24mm lens on a Full-Frame camera. The body of this lens is weatherproof against adverse weather such as rain and snow. It has sealing to prevent entry of water and dust.

This prime can focus down to 20cm from the imaging plane which gives it a maximum magnification of 0.1X. The lens supports autofocus and features a switch to disengage AF for focusing manually. A built-in focus motor is used to set the focus-distance. It allowed Panasonic to optimize the motor precisely for this lens in order to maximize performance.

This lens is only available for Micro Four-Thirds. Follow this link for all current compatible digital cameras: Micro Four-Thirds mount cameras.

Panasonic Leica DG 12mm F/1.4 ASPH

Panasonic Leica DG 12mm F/1.4 ASPH Specifications

Brand Panasonic Model Leica DG 12mm F/1.4 ASPH
Mount Micro Four-Thirds Max FLM 2X
Focal Length 12mm View Angle 84°
Max ApertureF/1.4Min ApertureF/16
Min Focus20cmMagnification0.1X
Filter Size62mm Aperture Blades9
Size (D x L)70 x 70mm Weight335g
TiltN / A ShiftN / A
Stabilization ProtectionWeatherproof
Zoom Drive Mechanic Focus Drive AF with MF Switch
Zoom Mechanism N / A Focus Mechanism Internal
Hood Bayonet Focus Motor Internal
Perspective RectilinearIntroduced2016-06-15

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Panasonic 12mm F/1.4 Facts


Weatherproof - Seals protect from dust, humidity and light splashing.Weatherproof - Seals protect from dust, humidity and light splashing.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.62Autofocus LensAutofocus Lens
12mm Focal-Length F/1.4 Constant Aperture
62mm Filter Thread AF with MF Switch
Micro Four-Thirds Mount 2 Max Crop-Factor
335g Lens Weight 70 x 70mm (D x L)
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