F550 and F600 lens coatings?

Started Sep 14, 2011 | Discussions thread
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Kim Letkeman
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Re: The shutter/aperture or the slide lens zooming?

theranman wrote:

By "painting the inside of the lens", I'm assuming you mean the inside of the barrel and the edges of the lens, right? I've never even heard of the latter.

I would assume that it is typical to coat any surface inside the lens that could reflect light. That way, they avoid stray reflections and loss of contrast.

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