Why is the 42.5 F/1.2 $1600 when the Fuji 56mm F/1.2 is only $1000?

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Re: Why is the 42.5 F/1.2 $1600 when the Fuji 56mm F/1.2 is only $1000?
In reply to BeaverTerror, 6 months ago

BeaverTerror wrote:

I'm a bicycle tourist and mountaineer. I dumped my Nikon gear for M43 because weight is an important consideration for my uses.

I looked forward to having a large aperture portrait lens for taking top-down photos of climbers from above.

dude, you just have GAS - you can perfectly take top down photos of your fellow climbers w/ the light 45/1.8 and save some weight for other things... but if your GAS is so itching then just get Fuji and quit whining.

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