Panasonic 7~14mm or Olympus 12mm ?

Started Jan 18, 2013 | Discussions thread
wazu Senior Member • Posts: 1,373
Re: Thanks for all the replies and suggestions

Anders W wrote:

wazu wrote:

Coincides with my reasoning also. The Panasonic 7-14 is an


What do you mean and is that positive or negative?



Could you please provide an example of a lighter UWA zoom that goes as wide?

I'm waiting for a fast light ultra-wide prime (>200g 7 or 8mm >f4) It doesn't exist yet so I bought the versatile light cheap good quality works well with Olympus 9-18 in the meantime.


Could you please provide an example of a significantly cheaper UWA zoom that is as wide, fast, and performs as well.

It will come.

prone to purple flare

clump that won't take filters easily

What filters would you want to use with it?

ND Infrared UV ( for protection, I hate cleaning front lens element in field in case grit rubs the coating off ) I even bought a CP for mine but haven't seen how good it works yet.

. It doen't work well with Olympus.

Exactly what doesn't work as well with Olympus?

CA and distortion correction, perhaps focusing.

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