Favorite walk-about lens

Started May 20, 2013 | Questions thread
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for "tourist" walkabouts
In reply to bjarne, May 20, 2013

the 14-54 MkI.  I'd love to have the MkII, but you use what you've got.  For day-hiking, the 12-50, and I frequently add the 40-150.  I have a very good copy of the 12-50, and it's excellent from 12-25, stopped down 1/2 stop, and from 15-20, stopped down 1/2 - 1 stop.  Add the pseudo-macro, and it's excellent for what it is....a kit lens.  I have a Mountainsmith fanny pack that takes camera, two lenses, water and a rain shelll.

No argument, the 12-35 is better, but it's also 4 times as expensive.  You get what you pay for.

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Olympus OM-D E-M5 Olympus Zuiko Digital 14-54mm 1:2.8-3.5 Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 40-150mm 1:4-5.6 R Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 45mm 1:1.8 Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-50mm 1:3.5-6.3 EZ +1 more
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