The new Panasonic Leica DG Vario-Elmar 100-400mm f/4-6.3 telephoto zoom lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras will be announced on January 5th.
According to latest rumors, in addition to the TZ100 and TZ80 compact models, the LEICA DG 100-400mm / F4.0-6.3 lens will become official at Consumer Electronics Show 2016 on January 5th, 2016.
Panasonic has already announced the development of LEICA DG 100-400mm / F4.0-6.3 telephoto zoom lens back in July 2015.
First Official Images of the Panasonic Leica DG 100-400mm f/4-6.3 MFT Lens Leaked
Panasonic 100-400mm f/4-6.3 lens offer a 35mm camera equivalent focal range of 200-800mm for the Micro Four Thirds cameras. Currently users have the Olympus Zuiko Digital 70-300mm f/4.0-5.6 ED Lens with a price tag around $400 (click for listings).
Panasonic will also announce two new camcorders the HC-VXF990 and HC-VX980 at the CES 2016 event. Stay tuned for more information.
Panasonic LEICA DG 100-400mm / F4.0-6.3 telephoto zoom lens offers an effective focal range of 200-800mm in 35mm terms and will be the first LEICA DG zoom lens in the lineup. The LEICA DG 100-400mm / F4.0-6.3 will have a splash/dust-proof design, POWER O.I.S. (Optical Image Stabilizer), and excels in size and weight. See more details shared on the previous development announcement.