Panasonic introduces new teleconverters for the LUMIX S Series telephoto zoom lenses, the 1.4x Teleconverter DMWSTC14 and 2x Teleconverter DMWSTC20. The teleconverters can be attached to the LUMIX S PRO 70-200mm F4 O.I.S. (SR70200)*1, enabling the use of the lens as a super telephoto lens with its extended zoom range of maximum 400mm with high-speed, high-precision AF. The rugged dust/splash-resistant*2 design withstands use under harsh conditions even in -10 degrees Celsius for high mobility.
The Panasonic LUMIX S Series Telephoto Zoom Lenses 1.4x Teleconverter DMWSTC14 and 2x Teleconverter DMWSTC20 will be available at select Canadian retailers and the Panasonic eStore in July 2019 with an MSRP of $799.99 (CDN) and $999.99 (CDN), respectively.
Both teleconverters DMWSTC14 and DMWSTC20 will also be compatible with the new 70-200mm / F2.8 S Series lens, to be introduced in 2019.
*1 The firmware needs to be updated to its latest version.
*2 Dust and Splash Resistant does not guarantee that damage will not occur if this lens is subjected to direct contact with dust and water.
* Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.
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