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Standard zoom and mid range Lenses with focal lengths larger than 12mm, but no longer than 60mm, includes standard zooms and portrait primes plus some macro lenses.

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Panasonic gx vario 12-32mm

Has anyone tried this lens? Just wondered how it compared to the Olympus 14-42 pancake.
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Re: Panasonic gx vario 12-32mm

I tried both and much preferred the 12-32. Sharper, smaller, faster and easier zooming. It's a fantastic lens for the price:


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Re: Panasonic gx vario 12-32mm

Thanks for that, Paul. I'm looking to use it on an E-P5 as a 'go anywhere' lens that's not too bulky. This looks as if it fits the bill. I know it's cheeky but have you any more examples you could show.

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Re: Panasonic gx vario 12-32mm

I'll dig some out Paul. Pairing with the E-P5 would be a great idea.

PS - I see you live on the Wirral. I'm an ex-scouser myself and my sister lived for many years in Prenton. Where exactly are you?
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Re: Panasonic gx vario 12-32mm

Ffordes have a Panny 12-32 for 179. I'm very tempted, unless some kind soul here can do better

I live in Saughall Massie at the moment but may be moving soon.
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