about new XF55/200: I've seen only now

Started May 23, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Al Valentino Senior Member • Posts: 4,660
Re: about new XF55/200: I've seen only now

PeterPrism wrote:

umanemo wrote:

Aw, now you've gone and done it...LEICA will raise the price of all of it's lenses even more stratospherically now, because we are all realizing that most other lenses are not made entirely of metal as theirs are! Hummm, If I just had an extra $5,000 laying around.

FUJI X; "Red Dot" quality for a lot less "M"oney!!!  That's exactly why we are all here.

I made a crazy mistake!

NO!!! Stop looking at the picture of the lens and look at the pictures from the camera. That will make you feel better. Remember, it weighs 2x more than the similar Sony, and also lets in twice the light, a stop faster. The Leica zoom is, oh, they do not have a long lens option at all.

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Fujifilm X-E1 Fujifilm XF 14mm F2.8 R Fujifilm XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS Fujifilm XF 55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS Rokinon 8mm f/2.8 UMC Aspherical Fisheye +6 more
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