Just ordered a 50 mm macro

Started Feb 6, 2013 | Discussions thread
Roger Engelken
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Re: Just ordered a 50 mm macro
In reply to skysurfer5, Feb 7, 2013

skysurfer5 wrote:

The 50 will complete my set of HG lenses…finally :-). I now have one of each (my 14-54 and 50-200 are Mk I, not Mk II) except for the vaporware 100 mm macro. I may just have to break down and get an old Zuiko 90 mm macro. BTW, KEH has one right now (http://www.keh.com/camera/Olympus--Fixed-Focal-Length-Lenses/1/sku-OM06000008344N?r=FE), but this wasn't the right time for me to get it. I also have the 35 macro and the original 40-150, which are both sweet lenses. I may venture into SHG land some day, mainly for the 7-14 and 150. I don't really have a need for the other SHGs for the foreseeable future. Actually, a 7 mm prime would do me just fine, but that will never happen.

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Enjoy all of the lenses, each has their sweet spot and do tend to complement each other nicely.  And as for the 7-14 and 150, both of which I have, you can't go wrong with those either.  Throw in the 14-35 and 35-100 and you have a stunning foursome.

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