Panasonic Lumix Leica DG Nocticron 42.5mm f/1.2

Panasonic Lumix Leica Nocticron 42.5mm f/1.2

Following Leica DG Summilux 25mm/F1.4 and Leica DG Macro-Elmarit 45mm/F2.8 lens, Panasonic announced its third Leica branded lens for Micro-Four-Thirds camera: Leica DG Nocticron 42.5mm F1.2. The “Nocticron” is a premier Leica lens specification notable for its large diameter quality lens. The Leica DG Nocticron 42.5mm F1.2 is optically stabilized, and has an effective focal length of 85mm for a high-end portrait lens. It is the fastest interchangeable lens for Micro-Four-Thirds camera, and is also the most expensive at USD $1,600. The lens will ship in March 2014 and is available for pre-order.