White lenses from Nikon

Started Feb 7, 2011 | Discussions thread
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Re: They're actually light gray
In reply to Marianne Oelund, Feb 8, 2011

Marianne Oelund wrote:

qjn wrote:

I don't mean to stir... but guess what I saw in Japan when I was there not long ago...

Have these been out for a while? I always thought the white lens was the sign of Canon...

I had the option of buying a gray 70-200 VR I from B&H some years ago, but went with the black since the gray lenses have typically been offered at a price premium. The gray lenses are nice for staying a bit cooler when outside on sunny days.


Correct about the colour. They were actually shown in the NIKON Catalog as Light Gray .

Price Premium......Price gouging by some-one. They were the same prices in Japan as the Black lenses.

Regards Peter

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