Panasonic 14mm/f2.5 - why the huge price increase?

Started Jan 4, 2013 | Discussions thread
zenit_b Regular Member • Posts: 232
Re: Panasonic 14mm/f2.5 - why the huge price increase?

Marla wrote:


Anyone know where it sells for less? I googled to no avail.

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Here in the UK the "white box" version of the lens ...unboxed from camera kits - has always been cheaper than buying the standalone fully boxed version.  I think this started when the GF2 arrived as a kit with the 14mm lens..??     I have just bought an "unboxed from kit" version for £130 (whats that in dollars ? $200 ish ?) whereas it would cost me almost double for the fully boxed retail version...

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