A compact, lightweight lens designed for optimal mobility that allows zooming up to 400mm – a 35mm camera equivalent of 800mm on a Micro Four Thirds sensor.
Excellent close-up performance with a closest focusing distance of 1.3m and a maximum magnification of 0.5x – 35mm camera equivalent.
LEICA DG Lens — ultimate optics
Opt for a LEICA DG lens and get the ultimate in optical quality and performance. They naturally meet the strict quality standards set by Leica Camera AG. Thanks to the sophisticated design of these lenses, you will enjoy brilliant clarity all the way to the edges of the frame. At the same time, distortions of all kinds are prevented to enable precise, sharp picture rendering. This means you have the ideal tool for pro-level images in the palm of your hand.
Get closer to your subject
Whether zooming in, shooting close-up or shooting on the move, this lens gives you the freedom to capture even challenging subjects. The 100-400m ultra-telephoto zoom (35mm camera equivalent: 200-800mm) captures faraway action like it’s right in front of you, while the compact, lightweight design provides optimal mobility. In addition, a zoom lock ring, this lens features a removable rotating tripod collar for fast switching between horizontal and vertical shooting orientations and other features offer superb flexibility for everything from sports to nature photography.
Superb close-up performance
With a closest focusing distance of 1.3m and maximum magnification of 0.5x*, this lens is a powerful instrument for nature photography, allowing you to zoom in on small, sensitive subjects like birds and butterflies. With the DMW-TC20 attached (not included), 1x* life-size macro photography is also possible.
*35mm camera equivalent.
The optimised configuration has 20 elements in 13 groups, including 1 ASPH/ED, 1 UED and 2 ED lenses to minimise aberrations and ensure superb resolution.
O.I.S. for ultra-sharp photos
Capture what you see on the spur of the moment. Optical image stabilisation (O.I.S.) technology built directly into the lens ensures your photos will look great, with sharp, blur-free contours across the entire image.
Dust, splash and freeze-resistant design
This lens is designed to keep shooting in the toughest conditions thanks to its dust- and splash-resistant construction and allows you to shoot in temperatures as low as -10 °C.
Ideal for video recording
The lens offers fast, accurate autofocus and smooth aperture changes, critical for the modern content creator, allowing you to record beautiful 4K video without disturbing your subject.