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Panasonic LUMIX G Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 Professional Lens

  • mfr: H-ES12060
  • SKU: H-ES12060
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Product highlights

  • Focal length: 12-60mm
  • Aperture range: f/2.8-22
  • Micro Four Thirds Lens mount
  • Power Optical Image Stabilization (O.I.S.)
  • 5x Optical zoom range
  • 4 ASPH, 2 Extra Low Dispersion Glass Elements
  • Panasonic Nano Surface coating
  • Splashproof, Dustproof and Freezeproof
  • Works with LUMIX Dual I.S. 2.0 Mirrorless Cameras

Panasonic LUMIX G Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 Professional Lens

Achieve the perfect shot in any environment with the Panasonic LUMIX G Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 Professional Lens. Perfect for both the novice and professional photographer alike, this high-performance lens takes image sharpness and quality to the next level.

Splash, Dust and Freezeproof to Brave the Elements

Shoot impeccable images in virtually any kind of weather and on any location, the Panasonic LUMIX G Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 Professional Lens withstands the elements. Sporting a dustproof, splashproof and freezeproof design, this compact micro four thirds lens offers dependable performance in harsh conditions. The tough construction protects lens from sand, rain and cold temperatures while this lens is great for nature and landscape image capturing in any weather.

Power Optical Image Stabilization (O.I.S.) for Blur-Free Images

Say goodbye to blurry images forever. This 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 Professional Lens is equipped with advanced optical image stabilization (O.I.S.) technology. Without the need for a tripod, the lens' built-in O.I.S. effectively combats camera shake and vibrations that occurs during handheld photography.

Leica DG Lens Optical Performance

The Panasonic LUMIX G Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 Professional Lens is the pinnacle of optical quality and performance. Its sophisticated design lets you capture brilliant blur-free true to life scenes with consistent sharpness from edge to edge every time!

Nano Surface Coating

All glass elements within the 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 Professional Lens are treated with Panasonic's own Nano Surface Coating. This unique ultra-thin coating minimizes troublesome reflections across the entire light spectrum to produce crystal-clear pictures - even if you're photographing a light source in the dark.

Record Stunning 4K Video

With video support, users have everything they need for recording with their LUMIX camera. Not only does it perform smooth aperture changes so there are no sudden jumps in exposure, it also boasts a silent design for enhanced capture of the scene's audio. What’s more, the stunning AF performance of this lens records excellent 4K video, where precise focusing is essential.

Compact Lens Construction

The Panasonic LUMIX G Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 Professional Lens is a compact and lightweight aspherical lens. This special lens construction prevents spherical and distortion aberration. What's more, Extra-Low Dispersion (ED) glass elements correct chromatic aberration rendering sharp, high-contrast images with clear colors from corner to corner.


Weight 11.29oz
Color Black
Lens Mount Micro Four Thirds
Maximum Aperture f/2.8-4.0
Minimum Aperture f/22
Focal Length 12-60mm
Maximum Magnification 0.3x
Angle of view 84 degree (Wide) - 20 degree (Tele)
Minimum Focus Distance 0.20 m/ 0.66 feet
Image Stabilization Yes
Diaphragm Blades 9 Diaphragm Blades / Circular Aperture Diaphragm
Fixed Focal Length 12mm
Zoom Focal Length 12-50mm
Lens Type Standard


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Panasonic LUMIX G Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 Professional Lens

Panasonic LUMIX G Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 Professional Lens SKU: H-ES12060

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