Is the 60-250mm redudant if you own the 50-135?

Started Oct 27, 2012 | Discussions thread
christopherbarran
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Re: Is the 60-250mm redudant? Try the DA*200
In reply to britcam, Nov 4, 2012

britcam wrote:

Interesting stats. That is why I am happy with my DA*200 with f2.8 constant.

Its relatively compact & light, superb IQ, and images can happily cropped if needs be. The temptation for a zoom becomes less each time I use it. Two thirds the price too, and half if s/hand.

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britcam
The obscure we see eventually. The completely obvious, it seems, takes longer. ~Edward R. Murrow

Interesting that you mention the DA* 200... it is a lens that doesn't get much mention here.

In fact when I bought the DA* 50-135, I was thinking about getting the 200 instead, but friends convinced me that I would get more versatility out of the zoom.

Can you post some of your DA* 200 shots? I haven't heard much of these experiencing SDM failures.

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