Why is FE 70-200 bigger and heavier than Canon's

Started Feb 13, 2014 | Discussions thread
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stevo23 Forum Pro • Posts: 11,191
Re: Pro Features Included

EinsteinsGhost wrote:

The FE 70-200/4 looks like a well finished lens and includes couple of thoughtful features as well that I doubt anybody has discussed yet:
- Dual Mode optical stabilization
- Focus Hold button

And people are worried about a couple of ounces that is a bit too much for them (and an mm or two which is easily absorbed by a smaller body/flange to begin with).

Exactly. You're already starting out a pound lighter by using the A7. (Lighter than a 5DmkIII that is...)

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