Which kit lens for OM-D

Started Jun 19, 2012 | Discussions thread
bgalb
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Re: Which kit lens for OM-D
In reply to bgalb, Dec 29, 2012

bgalb wrote:

I opted for the 14-42 because of nearly identical optical performance with the 12-50 in their common zoom range and $200 cheaper. I would have accepted the much larger size of the 12-50 lens and even a higher price if it was an optically excellent lens. I just didn't want to pay the price in size, weight, and cost for a mediocre lens.

I also had the idea that I could get the 12-50 for $300 in a few months on ebay if I later wanted one.

Well, its a few months later and you can get a 12-50 new on ebay for $250.  I still don't want it.  (Now have the Panasonic 12-35)

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Olympus OM-D E-M5 Olympus E-M1 Panasonic Leica D Summilux Asph 25mm F1.4 Panasonic Lumix G Vario 100-300mm F4-5.6 OIS Panasonic 12-35mm F2.8 +2 more
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