Video Chat with a Photography Expert - Live

Panasonic Lumix G Vario 45-200mm f/4-5.6 II POWER O.I.S. Lens

BH #PA452004A • MFR #H-FSA45200
Panasonic Lumix G Vario 45-200mm f/4-5.6 II POWER O.I.S. Lens
Key Features
  • Micro Four Thirds System
  • 90-400mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • Aperture Range: f/4 to f/22
  • Three Extra-Low Dispersion Elements
Covering an impressive range of telephoto focal lengths, the Lumix G Vario 45-200mm f/4-5.6 II POWER O.I.S. Lens from Panasonic is designed for Micro Four Thirds cameras, where it provides a 90-400mm equivalent focal length range. Benefitting the lens' reach is a sophisticated optical design that includes three extra-low dispersion elements to reduce color fringing and chromatic aberrations for notable clarity and sharpness. Complementing the optical performance is an apt POWER Optical Image Stabilizer system, which minimizes the appearance of camera shake and is also compatible with Dual I.S. for enhanced stabilization while shooting stills or video. A linear autofocus motor is also featured, for quick and quiet focusing performance, and the lens sports a splash and dustproof physical design to suit working in harsh climates.
No Longer Available
Trade in your gear for cash: Learn more
Ask Our Experts
800.304.5407

Panasonic Lumix G Vario 45-200mm f/4-5.6 II Overview

Covering an impressive range of telephoto focal lengths, the Lumix G Vario 45-200mm f/4-5.6 II POWER O.I.S. Lens from Panasonic is designed for Micro Four Thirds cameras, where it provides a 90-400mm equivalent focal length range. Benefitting the lens' reach is a sophisticated optical design that includes three extra-low dispersion elements to reduce color fringing and chromatic aberrations for notable clarity and sharpness. Complementing the optical performance is an apt POWER Optical Image Stabilizer system, which minimizes the appearance of camera shake and is also compatible with Dual I.S. for enhanced stabilization while shooting stills or video. A linear autofocus motor is also featured, for quick and quiet focusing performance, and the lens sports a splash and dustproof physical design to suit working in harsh climates.

Telephoto zoom for Micro Four Thirds mirrorless cameras, this lens provides a 90-400mm equivalent focal length range.
Three extra-low dispersion elements help to reduce chromatic aberrations and color fringing for improved clarity and color accuracy.
Linear autofocus motor delivers fast AF performance that is also precise, smooth, and near-silent to benefit both stills and video applications.
POWER Optical Image Stabilizer minimizes the appearance of camera shake for sharper handheld shooting, and also supports the Dual I.S. function for increased stabilization performance.
Splash and dustproof design benefits working in inclement weather conditions.
Rounded seven-blade diaphragm contributes to a smooth and pleasing bokeh quality.

Panasonic Lumix G Vario 45-200mm f/4-5.6 II Specs

Focal Length
45 to 200mm (35mm Equivalent: 90 to 400mm)
Maximum Aperture
f/4 to 5.6
Minimum Aperture
f/22
Lens Mount
Micro Four Thirds
Lens Format Coverage
Micro Four Thirds
Angle of View
27° to 6.2°
Minimum Focus Distance
3.28' / 1 m
Maximum Magnification
0.19x
Optical Design
16 Elements in 13 Groups
Diaphragm Blades
7, Rounded
Focus Type
Autofocus
Image Stabilization
Yes
Filter Size
52 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L)
2.76 x 3.94" / 70 x 100 mm
Length at Maximum Extension
5.34" / 135.6 mm
Weight
13.05 oz / 370 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
1.325 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
7.15 x 4.55 x 4.5"

Panasonic Lumix G Vario 45-200mm f/4-5.6 II Reviews

See any errors on this page? Let us know

is there much difference between this lens and ...

is there much difference between this lens and the previous version?
Asked by: Carla
The new version has better stabilization, better optics and is weather sealed.
Answered by: Rob
Date published: 2022-12-29

question

Does it zoom in/out smoothly with no catches during video?
Asked by: Kevin L.
Have not had any problem with the zoom feature.
Answered by: Barbara G.
Date published: 2022-12-29
  • y_2024, m_2, d_14, h_9CST
  • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvqa, vn_bulk_3.0.37
  • cp_1, bvpage1
  • co_hasquestionsanswers, tq_2
  • loc_en_US, sid_1304870, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=HAS_STAFF_ANSWERS, direction=DESCENDING)]
  • clientName_bhphotovideo