about new XF55/200: I've seen only now

Started May 23, 2013 | Discussions thread
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PeterPrism OP Senior Member • Posts: 1,060
Re: Are the lens elements also plastic?

calterg wrote:

Many if not all starter lenses are plastic these days, I'm talking about the lens elements themselves.

Quote of the day from a Leica M owner, when asked about the Leica D-Lux:

"That's not a Leica, it's Plastica."

- Sarcastic, tragic and also true.

I decided to buy the lens, tallow into two pieces and seeing if the lenses are made of glass, then I'll let you know!

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