Panasonic 1.4x and 2x teleconverters specs, price availability announced

Panasonic 1.4x and 2x teleconverters specs, price availability announced
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Panasonic has announced 1.4x and 2x teleconverters for its Lumix S telephoto zoom lenses which are designed for use on the Lumix s1 and S1R.

The 1.4x teleconverter (DMW-STC14) and a 2x teleconverter (DMW-STC20) are compatible with the Lumix S PRO 70-200mm F4 O.I.S. When the 1.4x converter is mounted the lens has a focal length range of 98-280mm. Using the 2x teleconverter, however, takes it to 140-400mm. According to Panasonic, the autofocus system remains fast and accurate. They will also be compatible with the 70-200mm F2.8 S Series lens, which is set to arrive later this year.

Both teleconverters are dust and splash-resistant and capable of operating at -10C.

Specifications

DMW-STC14
Lens Composition of 7 lenses including 2 UHR (Ultra High Refractive Index Lens) lenses in 4 groups.

DMW-STC20
Lens Composition of 8 lenses including 2 UHR (Ultra High Refractive Index Lens) lenses in 4 groups.

Price and Availability

The DMW-STC14 and DMW-STC20 teleconverters are set to go on sale from June 2019. They have a recommended retail prices of £489.99 (Ireland €569.99) for the 1.4x teleconverter DMW-STC14 and £579.99 (Ireland €669.99) for the 2.0x teleconverter DMW-STC20.

 

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Panasonic 1.4x and 2x teleconverters specs, price availability announced
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Panasonic 1.4x and 2x teleconverters specs, price availability announced
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Panasonic has announced two teleconverters for its full-frame mirrorless cameras, the Lumix S1 and S1R. Available from June for £489.99 / €569.99 and £579.99 / €669.99
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