f/1.4. Any zoom lens?

Started Nov 4, 2012 | Questions thread
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Reivilos Regular Member • Posts: 382
Re: f/1.4. Any zoom lens?

kjh12 wrote:

Are there any lens* with f/1.4 that can be zoomed in and out?

There aren't. Just look at the existing f/2.8 zoom offerings. Compare in size and price with your "slow" 18-200 zoom. Now envision a zoom lens, letting in 4x more light than the f/2.8 zooms ... Size, handling and price would probably make such a lens a practical impossibility.

Don't be obsessed by f/1.4 is my 2 cents. You'll get better, cheaper blur by increasing the focal length. Go tele ...

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