Prime Lens costs

Started Feb 5, 2011 | Discussions thread
Shop cameras & lenses ▾
ForumParentFirstPrevious
Flat view
DafO Regular Member • Posts: 239
Prime Lens costs

I'm curious

Why is the

50mm 1.4 ~ £280

While the

24,35,85mm 1.4 are all £1300+

Can't believe that superior build quality would be an additional £1k

Any ideas ?

I can only think that the 50 is subsidised or all the others are kept artificially high.

 DafO's gear list:DafO's gear list
Nikon D70 Nikon D200 Nikon D800 Fujifilm X-T10 Nikon AF DX Fisheye-Nikkor 10.5mm f/2.8G ED +9 more
ForumParentFirstPrevious
Flat view
ForumParentFirstPrevious
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow