thinking of OMD, body only... but a lens is needed

Started Jan 11, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Francis E
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Re: thinking of OMD, body only... but a lens is needed
In reply to rrr_hhh, Jan 12, 2013

rrr_hhh wrote:

The 17mm F2.8 is not a very highly regarded lens. There are better choices around :

Yes, I tried it out in a shop yesterday and wasn't impressed. There seemed to be quite a bit of distortion. This may be inescapable at these wide angles but I would have expected it to be an improvement on my Panny 14~45.

That's a good run down on the Oly primes. I spent the day trying them all out yesterday.

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