nikon 1 + uwa 6.7-13 instead of uwa dx lens for my D5100 ??

Started Jan 12, 2013 | Questions thread
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Re: nikon 1 + uwa 6.7-13 instead of uwa dx lens for my D5100 ??

mrbr wrote:

bibi0012 wrote:

bibi0012 wrote:

6.7-13 seems to be a sharp lens. See this thread.

At $500 a piece, it is about half the price of 12-24 f4 DX ($1199 at Amazon).

I've sold off most of my DSLR gears so it is a no brainer for me.

http://forums.dpreview.com/forums/post/50624900

Maybe I should use 10-24 f3.5-4.5 DX for price comparison.

10-24 DX is about $850 a piece.

Thank you very much for sharing your opinion.

I was indeed considering the 10-24 DX. I will wait to decide untill there is "real life" information available from the new CX UWA lens ( but indeed the CX UWA lens is very promissing !! ).

I hope the CX UWA lens will come in "kit solution" with the Nikon 1 camera bodies. This should reduce its cost.

Greetings,

Marc

Marc,

I'm afraid that an N1 UWA kit is a forlorn hope, since the announced price of the lens alone is $500 (That is supposed to be a frownie). However, it does have VR, and I expect it to test well!

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