Why buy a new Fuji X lens, when you can buy an equivalent fixed lens body for less?

Started Jul 5, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Fenwoodian OP Contributing Member • Posts: 525
Re: Why buy a new Fuji X lens, when you can buy an equivalent fixed lens body for less?

Prime85 wrote:

I think there are a few option.

the 18-55mm lens

the 18mm which a little soft.

Manual focus (But find a good one as that can be tricky.

the Ricoh GR or the 18-55 would be my choice. With the Ricoh as you get another camera.

From the reviews that I've read, the Fuji 18 - 55 zoom lens at 18mm is not even close to the Ricoh's fixed lens in terms of IQ!

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