Panasonic 14-42mm X lens marked as discontinued at BH.

Started Jan 27, 2013 | Discussions thread
RedDog Steve
RedDog Steve Senior Member • Posts: 1,612
Re: Panasonic 14-42mm X lens marked as discontinued at BH.

bunfoolio wrote:

I really like the size though. For some people it is not as important. I will wait and see what the new version(Hopefully) is like and then purchase

If they do a "Mark II" version with fixes, I would look into it.
I'd have to see good reviews first.

It may be that the root problem is not the lens but that the smaller (lighter) lens is more susceptible to the shutter vibration.
This places responsibility for the fix in the camera body.

I am always open to smaller/lighter lens options.


 RedDog Steve's gear list:RedDog Steve's gear list
Olympus PEN E-P5 Panasonic Leica Summilux DG 25mm F1.4 Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 12mm 1:2 Panasonic 12-35mm F2.8 Panasonic Leica DG Summilux 15mm F1.7 ASPH +10 more
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow