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Compatibilities of DMC-GH2

Compatibilities of DMC-GH2 with other manufactures' products. Below diagrams do not guarantee complete performance.

For each camera's available functions, please read the Operating Instruction Manual bundled with each camera body.

Your camera body firmware and lens firmware are recommended to be updated to the latest available version.

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OK:workable NG:unworkable  
Feb. 14, 2014
Compatible products which comply with Four-Thirds standard

Compatible lenses with DMC-GH2

Note: AF=Auto Focus, AE=Auto Exposure, Shutter Button*=One shot AF operation in response to pressing the Shutter button halfway
Micro Four Thirds lens
Manufacturer
Model Number
Compatibility
AF in photo shooting
AF and AE in Motion picture recording
Available
Focus
Mode
PRE AF operations
AF operations
AE operation
Q-AF
C-AF
Auto continuous
operation
Shutter button*
Panasonic H-F008 OK(*1) AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

H-FT012 OK(*1)
pan focus
-
-
Not available at Movie mode
Not available at Movie mode
Not available at Movie mode
H-H014 OK(*1) AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

H-H020
OK(*1)

AFS,MF

OK
NG
OK(*6)

OK

OK(*8)

H-H020A
OK(*1)

AFS,MF

OK
NG
OK(*6)

OK

OK(*8)

H-X025 OK(*1) AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK(*6)

OK

OK(*8)

H-NS043 OK AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

H-ES045 OK AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK(*6)

OK

OK(*8)

H-F007014
OK(*1)

AFS,AFC,MF

OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

H-FS12032
OK

AFS,AFC(*18)

OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

H-HS12035
OK

AFS,AFC,MF

OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

H-FS014042 OK AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

H-FS1442A OK AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

H-PS14042 OK AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

H-FS014045
OK

AFS,AFC,MF

OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

H-FS14140
OK

AFS,AFC,MF

OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

H-VS014140
OK

AFS,AFC,MF

OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

H-HS35100
OK

AFS,AFC,MF

OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

H-FS45150
OK

AFS,AFC,MF

OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

H-PS45175 OK AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

H-FS045200
OK

AFS,AFC,MF

OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

H-FS100300 OK AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

OLYMPUS M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12mm F2.0
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK
M ZUIKO DIGITAL 17mm F1.8
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK
M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 17mm F2.8
OK(*1)
AFS,MF
OK
NG
OK(*6)(*13)

OK(*13)

OK(*8)
M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 45mm F1.8
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK
M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 60mm F2.8 Macro
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK
M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 75mm F1.8
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK
M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 9-18mm F4.0-5.6
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12-40mm F2.8 PRO
OK(*1)(*17)
AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12-50mm F3.5-6.3 EZ
OK(*1)(*14)(*15)
AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6
OK(*1)
AFS,MF
OK
NG
OK(*6)(*13) OK(*13) OK(*8)
M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6L
OK(*1)
AFS,MF
OK
NG
OK(*6)(*13) OK(*13) OK(*8)
M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 II
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK OK OK
M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 II R
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-150mm F4.0-5.6
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm F4.0-5.6
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm F4.0-5.6R
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 75-300mm F4.8-6.7
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 75-300mm F4.8-6.7 II
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC,MF
OK
OK
OK

OK

OK

SIGMA 19mm F2.8 EX DN
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC, MF
OK
OK
OK OK OK
30mm F2.8 EX DN
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC, MF
OK
OK
OK OK OK
19mm F2.8 DN
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC, MF
OK
OK
OK OK OK
30mm F2.8 DN
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC, MF
OK
OK
OK OK OK
60mm F2.8 DN
OK(*1)
AFS,AFC, MF
OK
OK
OK OK OK
COSINA NOKTON 17.5mm F0.95
OK(*1)(*12)
MF(*3)(*11)
NG
NG
NG(MF)

NG

NG
NOKTON 25mm F0.95
OK(*1)(*12)
MF(*3)(*11)
NG
NG
NG(MF)

NG

NG
NOKTON 42.5mm F0.95
OK(*1)(*12)
MF(*3)(*11)
NG
NG
NG(MF)

NG

NG
Tokina Reflex 300mm F6.3 MF MACRO
OK(*1)
MF
NG
NG
NG(MF)

NG

NG
Kenko MIRROR LENS 400mm F8
OK(*1)(*12)
MF(*3)(*11)
NG
NG
NG(MF)

NG

NG
Four Thirds Lens (Coupled with mount adapter DMW-MA1) (*11)
Panasonic L-X025
NG ->OK(*1)(*2)
AFS,MF
OK
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)
L-ES014050
OK(*1)
AFS,MF
NG
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)

L-RS014050
OK
AFS,MF
OK
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)
L-RS014150
OK
AFS,MF
OK
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)
OLYMPUS ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 8mm F3.5 Fisheye
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG
OK

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL 25mm F2.8
NG -> OK(*1)(*2)
AFS,MF
OK
NG
NG
OK OK(*8)
ZUIKO DIGITAL 35mm F3.5 Macro
OK(*1)(*5)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG
OK

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 50mm F2.0 Macro
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG
OK

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 150mm F2.0
OK(*1)
MF(*9)
NG
NG
NG

NG(*9)

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 300mm F2.8
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG
OK

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 7-14mm F4.0
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG
OK

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 9-18mm F4.0-5.6
OK(*1)
AFS,MF
OK
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)
ZUIKO DIGITAL 11-22mm F2.8-3.5
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG
OK

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12-60mm F2.8-4.0 SWD
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG
OK

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-35mm F2.0 SWD
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG
OK

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6
NG -> OK(*1)(*2)
AFS,MF
OK
NG
NG
OK OK(*8)
ZUIKO DIGITAL 14-45mm F3.5-5.6
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG
OK

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL 14-54mm F2.8-3.5
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG
OK

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL 14-54mm F2.8-3.5II
OK(*1)
AFS,MF
OK
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)
ZUIKO DIGITAL 17.5-45mm F3.5-5.6
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG
OK

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 18-180mm F3.5-6.3
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG
OK

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 35-100mm F2.0
OK(*1)(*5)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG
OK

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL 40-150mm F3.5-4.5
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG
OK

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm F4.0-5.6
NG -> OK(*1)(*2)
AFS,MF
OK
NG
NG
OK OK(*8)
ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 50-200mm F2.8-3.5
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG
OK

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 50-200mm F2.8-3.5 SWD
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG
OK

OK(*8)

ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 70-300mm F4.0-5.6
NG ->OK(*1)(*2)
AFS,MF
OK
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)
ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 90-250mm F2.8
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)

SIGMA 24mm F1.8 EX DG ASPHERICAL MACRO
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*3)(*7)
NG
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)

30mm F1.4 EX DC HSM
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*3)(*7)
NG
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)

50mm F1.4 EX DG HSM
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)

MACRO 105mm F2.8 EX DG
OK(*1)
MF(*3)(*9)
NG
NG
NG

NG(*9)

OK(*8)

APO MACRO 150mm F2.8 EX DG HSM
OK(*1)
MF(*3)(*9)
NG
NG
NG

NG(*9)

OK(*8)

10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)

18-50mm F2.8 EX DC MACRO
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*3)(*7)
NG
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)

18-50mm F3.5-5.6 DC
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*3)(*7)
NG
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)

18-125mm F3.5-5.6 DC
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*3)(*7)
NG
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)

APO 50-500mm F4-6.3 EX DG HSM
OK(*1)
MF(*3)(*9)
NG
NG
NG

NG(*9)

OK(*8)

55-200mm F4.0-5.6 DC
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*3)(*7)
NG
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)

APO 70-200mm F2.8 II DG MACRO HSM
OK(*1)
AFS,MF(*7)
NG
NG
NG

OK

OK(*8)

APO 135-400mm F4.5-5.6 DG
OK(*1)
MF(*3)(*9)
NG
NG
NG

NG(*9)

OK(*8)

APO 300-800mm F5.6 EX DG HSM
OK(*1)
MF(*3)(*9)
NG
NG
NG

NG(*9)

OK(*8)


Manufacturer
Model Number
Compatibility
AF in photo shooting
AF and AE in Motion picture recording
Available
Focus
Mode
PRE AF operations
AF operations
AE operation
Q-AF
C-AF
Auto continuous
operation
Shutter
button*
Mount Adaptor
Panasonic DMW-MA2M with Leica M mount lens

OK(*10)

MF(*1)(*3)(*10)(*11)

NG

NG

NG(MF)

NG

NG

Panasonic DMW-MA3R with Leica R mount lens

OK(*10)

MF(*1)(*3)(*10)(*11)

NG

NG

NG(MF)

NG

NG

Teleconverter lens
OLYMPUS EC-14

NG

-

-

-

-

-

-

OLYMPUS EC-20

NG

-

-

-

-

-

-

Extension tube ring
OLYMPUS EX-25

NG

-

-

-

-

-

-


Compatible products which do not comply with Four-thirds standard

Product Name Manufacturer Model Number Compatibility
External Flash Panasonic DMW-FL360L OK(*4)(*16)
DMW-FL500 OK
DMW-FL360 OK
DMW-FL220 OK
OLYMPUS FL-600R OK(*4)(*16)
FL-300R OK(*4)
FL-50R OK(*4)
FL-36R OK(*4)
FL-50 OK
FL-40 NG
FL-36 OK
FL-20 NG
FL-14 OK

Product Name Manufacturer Model Number Compatibility
Varimagni Angle Finder OLYMPUS VA-1 NG
Dioptric Eyecup
(Positive compensation)
OLYMPUS DE-P3 NG
Dioptric Eyecup
(Negative compensation)
OLYMPUS DE-N3 NG
Magnifier Eye Cup OLYMPUS ME-1 NG

(*1)
Direction detection related functions on DMC-GH2(ex. a function to rotate and play back pictures vertically when they are shot with the camera held vertically) are not available.

(*2)
The firmware update on lenses to the following designated versions or later is required to enable Contrast AF(AFS mode). Please refer to the required firmware version of lenses listed in the table below.
Please note that the following Zuiko lenses are absolutely required to be updated to the designated version or later, otherwise the message "PLEASE CHECK THAT THE LENS IS ATTACHED CORRECTLY" could be displayed on the camera.

<Click here to jump to the information to confirm the lens firmware version>

Model Number Firmware version
L-X025 Ver.2.0 or later Update service
ZUIKO DIGITAL 25mm F2.8 Ver.1.2 or later Update service
ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 Ver.1.3 or later
ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm F4.0-5.6 Ver.1.3 or later
ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 70-300mm F4.0-5.6 Ver.1.2 or later

*For these FourThirds lenses, not only they can be updated on DMC-L10 or L1, but also on the Mount Adapter(DMW-MA1) together with G series cameras.

(*3)
When the camera is in MF mode, the image will be magnified automatically by rotating the focus ring. These lenses do not support this function.
It is possible to magnify the image on GH2,
(When operating the touch panel)
- Touch the panel to enlarge
(When operating buttons)
- Press and hold Q.MENU button until MF assist position setting screen is displayed.
- Press 4-way controller to change the position of the MF assist screen, and press MENU/SET button.

(*4)
Wireless shooting is not available.

(*5)
The lens firmware Ver.1.2 or later is recommended.

(*6)
AF tracking is slower than the counterparts in HD movie support Micro Four Thirds lens(LUMIX VARIO HD lens). Also operational noise in AF may be recorded while motion picture recording.

(*7)
Though AFS Mode is available, it may be lacking in sharpness in the image or taking longer than usual focusing time. In such cases, please use MF Mode or AF+MF function.

(*8)
Operational noise of the aperture in AE(Auto Exposure) control may be recorded while motion picture recording.

(*9)
AF performance cannot be guaranteed on AFS Mode available. It is reccomended MF Mode on photo and motion picture recording.

(*10)
It can be used together with a Leica M lens/Leica R lens. Please set [SHOOT W/O LENS] in the CUSTOM Menu to "ON".
Please check the Compatibilities of mount adapter DMW-MA2M and DMW-MA3R page to find the compatible lens list.

(*11)
MF guide is not displayed on the screen.

(*12)
Please set "SHOOT W/O LENS" to "ON" in CUSTOM MENU.

(*13)
When [AVCHD] and image quality setting is [24L], or any movie mode and image quality setting is [24H],
Focus mode is only available to manual. Not available to auto focus.

(*14)
STEP ZOOM and ZOOM RESUME is not available.

(*15)
Operated by L-Fn button is not guaranteed.

(*16)
Auto LED light ON, and AF illuminator function is not available.

(*17)
The Manual Focus Clutch mechanism is not available, during the shuttet button is pressed halfway.

(*18)
Manual focus is not available.

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