**Any** news or even rumors on a WA DX lens?

Started Nov 19, 2010 | Discussions thread
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Bob GB
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This thread makes little sense.
In reply to Crabby Guy, Nov 20, 2010

A super wide angle lens 10-14 mm for DX cannot be made very small. The reason is that it need to be an extreme retro focus design. In addition the 12-24 is a very good lens and not that heavy.

If you take a look at existing lenses the Fisheye 10.5 mm weighs in at 305 g. This is a relatively small lens. In comparison the 12-24 weighs 465 g.

The FX 18/2.8 weighs 390 g and the 14/2.8 670 g.

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