Heated debate about 17mm/1.8

Started Sep 3, 2013 | Discussions thread
dv312
dv312 Veteran Member • Posts: 6,335
Didn't realize there was a debate

For  the 17mm 1.8 is my main lens on the EPL5 and its purpose in life, street and all around shooting

It replaced my trusted 20mm and I much prefer it to the latter

It's sharp, has fast AF, is built like an expensive lens, and looks exquisite

Only nitpick I see is I wish it's a bit flatter like the 17mm f2.8

As it is , it looks a bit large on the EPL5 but fits the EP3 much better

I wouldn't worry much about any debate about the lens if your goal is to have an excellent all around lens on your MFT camera

Cheers

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Fujifilm X100F Olympus PEN E-P5 Fujifilm X-T20 Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 45mm F1.8 Fujifilm XF 35mm F1.4 R +5 more
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