Pentax is really being idiotic Locked

Started Sep 13, 2006 | Discussions thread
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Re: Why is a pancake lens a big deal?

digirob wrote:

Please excuse me if I'm being dense, but what's the big deal about a pancake (short barrel?) lens? f2.4 isn't particularly fast, even for 70mm.

What am I missing?

Perhaps syrup? A really good, real syrup makes all the difference with a pancake lens.

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