News |Fujifilm announces Fujinon GF35-70mm F4.5-5.6 WR

Fujifilm announces Fujinon GF35-70mm F4.5-5.6 WR

Fujifilm Fujinon GF 35-70mm F4.5-5.6 WR

Fujifilm has announced the Fujinon GF35-70mm F4.5-5.6 WR, price tag £849 / $999, a new palm-size lens that is the smallest and lightest in its GF zoom series.

The compact, lightweight GF35-70mm F4.5-5.6 WR weighs just 390g and measures when retracted, 96.4mm when used at its wide-angle end and 95.7mm at its tele end.

The new GF lens covers an equivalent focal length in 35mm of 28-55mm and offers a minimum working distance of 35cm across its zoom range. This enables close-up shots of your subject approximately 25cm from the front element of the lens.

The GF35-70mm F4.5-5.6 WR is comprised of 11 elements in nine groups, which includes one aspherical element and two ED elements.

The focusing elements in the GF35-70mm F4.5-5.6 WR are driven by a stepping motor for fast, accurate AF performance. They also promise low noise during operation, making the lens suitable for filming video.

The new GF35-70mm F4.5-5.6 WR also supports Fujifilm’s Face / Eye Detection AF modes, promising to achieve focus as quickly as 0.13secs.

Fujifilm says the lens barrel is also weather-sealed at nine locations and can operate in temperatures as low as -10C.

The Fujinon GF35-70mm F4.5-5.6 WR release date will be in late November 2021.


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