Fuji gets titanium, Olympus gets...plastic?

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pdelux Contributing Member • Posts: 856
Re: Titanium?
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dinoSnake wrote:

pdelux wrote:

HRC2016 wrote:

Why would anyone need titanium? Bragging rights?

Just go out and take pictures.

Obviously he is taking Astro shots ---- in space..

Ironic how quickly the tide turns to supporting plastics, when for the past 7 years on this board the metal construction of many Olympus cameras was enthusiastically advanced as a major selling point over the competition...

Im all for metal bodies, but titanium is overkill, when there are less expensive alternatives. Titanium has the best weight to strength ratio, but we just taking photos, not going to mars.

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