Canon says: more EF-S lenses

Started Oct 6, 2004 | Discussions thread
danh
Contributing MemberPosts: 669
Like?
My problem with the EF-s format
In reply to mfurman, Oct 9, 2004

Is that is once again segregates the lens line. We will now have a whole new class of lenses that don't work with all Canon bodies. What about the pro with a 20D and a 1D. Especially if the standard EF lense fall by the wayside with development.

So now we have a line of lenses that only works with their 2 lowest end SLR's. That doesn't seem to bode well for a line of EFS-L lenses it seems.

What I don't get is why they didn't make the lenses for a 1.6 crop but in a standard EF mount. At least it would work with older cameras.

danh

Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Post (hide subjects)Posted by
4/3New
typoNew
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow