Why "prime?"

Started Aug 2, 2011 | Discussions thread
carlk
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Re: It's as easy as 1, 2, 3...
In reply to Great Bustard, Aug 5, 2011

Great Bustard wrote:

  1. Primes are usually (but not always) faster than zooms in their focal range.

It was not instantly obvious to me what the exceptions are but then I actually came up with many "slow" primes.

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