New to the Nex Club!

Started Dec 25, 2012 | Discussions thread
kage
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Re: New to the Nex Club!
In reply to timned88, Dec 25, 2012

The 18-200 is a great "set it and forget it lens" as you put it.

I have the original version, and even though I tend to shoot with primes when I can, I still find myself stuffing the 18-200 into my bag for the versatility it affords.

It is particularly useful when needing to accomodate a variety of subjects/focal lengths while operating in an environment that isn't particularly conducive to swapping lenses (dusty, crowded, etc).

I started my e-mount lens collection with my NEX-5, so I have quite a few.  But if I was starting today, my kit would probably start with the 35 f1.8, the 18-200, the 10-18 and maybe the 50 f1.8.   And I suspect that would have done pretty well for me for some time.

- k

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