Why not a 12-35 F1.8 - F2.8?

Started Apr 2, 2014 | Discussions thread
Shop cameras & lenses ▾
Contributing MemberPosts: 782Gear list
Re: Why not a 12-35 F1.8 - F2.8?
In reply to superstar905, Apr 2, 2014

I'm not sure if you follow 4/3rds or not, but Olympus felt a similar way with their HG and SHG lenses with f/2.0.  There were a lot of complainers about how 2.0 made the lenses just as big as their full frame 2.8 counterparts.  I for one, didn't mind because I loved the idea of competitive f/2.0 lenses.  So maybe they don't want to repeat the same(I wouldn't say mistake) demand projection and keep the lenses small.

-- hide signature --


 ambercool's gear list:ambercool's gear list
Canon EOS 5D Nikon D70 Olympus PEN E-P5 Fujifilm X-E2 Sony Alpha 7 +26 more
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Post (hide subjects)Posted by
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow