The Recent F/stop Controversy

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refrains and concerns?

LoneTree1 wrote:

What is the biggest refrain of people with kit lenses? "Darn, I could do with a few fewer mm's at the wide end."

I'm not sure that is true.

What is the biggest concern of people with tele-zooms? "Why do I need 70mm when I shoot mostly 300mm and why is the long end always the "worst" optically?

300mm primes are pretty expensive, for a reason. How does that affect the common measurements of relative apertures?

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