XE-2 w/ 18-55m & Which Prime?

Started Oct 20, 2013 | Discussions thread
Jim Evidon
Jim Evidon Contributing Member • Posts: 910
Re: XE-2 w/ 18-55m & Which Prime?

Like Zaax, I recommend the 35mm 1.4. My rational: like you I bought my X-Pro-1 with the 18-55 zoom. It is one great lens far above the usual kit lens quality. Since it covers 18 to 55 admirably, I saw no point to buying the 23, 27 or any other intermediate prime lenses since the zoom covers the range so well. I do have a use for a large aperture prime for low light and the 35 got such high marks by reviewers and forum users, that is what I bought. I never looked back. Great lens. Go for it.

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