16-50mm Power Zoom Lens

Started Jan 10, 2014 | Discussions thread
giliath Regular Member • Posts: 257
Re: 16-50mm Power Zoom Lens

link gaetz wrote:

arbuz wrote:

viking79 wrote:

All they have to do is maintain 20-50mm performance, and make sure the image circle covers the frame at 16mm.

you mean all they have to do is to keep very good performance of the bigger 20-50 with adding 4mm on the wide end and making the whole package smaller. No problem.

The NEX 16-50 PZ seems pretty good optically...

Actually that NEX 1650 lens is pretty bad...Horrible distortion at 16mm ( more than 7.5%!). Big vignetting problem.  And the sharpness, the CA....

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