New Samsung Roadmap including another pancake. Where's Sony's?

Started Oct 12, 2011 | Discussions thread
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sroute Senior Member • Posts: 2,497
Re: Agree - pancakes, smchmancakes...

I love pancakes.

Hmnn. Time to wake up the family and start the Sunday morning buttermilk pancake ritual.

On topic, personally I don't care much about "pancake" style lenses. What I might consider short, pancake lovers might consider long. It'd be nice to have a 22 - 25mm lens that didn't protrude too far from the NEX body such that the entire camera/lens can slip into a very narrow bag for carting around. There are some M mount rangefinder lenses that fit the bill - those plus a M-NEX adapter don't amount to an ungainly overall lens length. Certainly it'd be nice to have that for AF lens likers in a native E mount, but with the Zeiss 24mm in the line up somehow I doubt that will be a priority. A 30-35mm "pancake" lens such as has been rumoured makes sense as a next step, although I likely wouldn't buy it myself.

Sure, some folks choose cameras based on lens length but not all of us do. Different strokes for different folks.

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