Panasonic Leica DG Summilux 15mm f/1.7 ASPH is a fast wide-angle prime lens for Micro Four Thirds system cameras.
The premium Leica DG Summilux 15mm f/1.7 lens announced back in March, 2014. First Panasonic 15mm f/1.7 sample images now available from several photography sites.
The Phoblographer tested this lens on the Olympus OM-D E-M5 camera and found its performance speedy as any Olympus lens. They have also mentioned that the lens was slower than the Olympus 25mm f/1.8. See their first impression below.
More Panasonic Leica DG Summilux 15mm f/1.7 sample images can be seen here at this Flickr address. Dkamera.de also posted several Panasonic 15mm f/1.7 sample images mounted on the new Panasonic GH4 camera.
Panasonic Leica DG Summilux 15mm f/1.7 Lens Sample Images
The Phoblographer first impression about the lens :
So far looking to be quite awesome. The version we played with initially focused quickly, offers punchy colors, feels great, and begs to be attached to your camera all day
The new Leica DG Summilux 15mm f/1.7 allows photographers to capture supreme daily life pictures with beautiful bokeh. The lens offers an angle of view equivalent to 30mm on full frame, and features an aperture ring at the front of the barrel.
Panasonic Leica DG Summilux 15mm f/1.7 Lens Price
Panasonic Leica DG Summilux 15mm f/1.7 lens price is $599.99. The new prime lens is available from the camera stores below.