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Why is FE 70-200 bigger and heavier than Canon's

Started Feb 13, 2014 | Discussions thread
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Re: Because you cannot defy physics + shallow mount
In reply to bigley Ling, Feb 13, 2014

In theory you could reduce the length of the lens by changing the telephoto group, however the question is how badly would the compromise the lens as an optical system for photography.

This is the point where the physics can not be defied, especially at consumer prices.

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