How come no other cheapies like Nifty Fifty?

Started Feb 14, 2012 | Discussions thread
jvkelley Contributing Member • Posts: 849
Re: How come no other cheapies like Nifty Fifty?

Shorthand wrote:

(Note: One of the the big advantages of mirrorless cameras is that they can have much wider-angle double-gaussian lenses while DSLRs are obliged to use retrofocus designs at those focal lengths.)

Would it be possible to use this design in a wider EF-S lens? I'm thinking something like a super cheap fast EF-S 28mm

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