Great optics and build quality for the price

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G1Houston Senior Member • Posts: 2,878
Great optics and build quality for the price
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While I have used the 20/1.7 for a very long time, it shows its limit when I take on the responsibility to document activities of my son's boy scout troop, which requires me to include more people and what they are doing in the shot.  The lens is well built with a very robust hood.  Beautiful images and a nice bokeh for something this wide.  Too bad I cannot use the aperture ring control on an Olympus camera and for this reason alone, I am considering getting a GX9 ...

It is easy to find this lens used for <$400 on eBay.  Mine is in like new conditions when I got it.

 G1Houston's gear list:G1Houston's gear list
Nikon D7100 Olympus OM-D E-M10 II Panasonic Lumix DC-GX9 Panasonic Lumix G 20mm F1.7 ASPH Nikon 85mm F1.8G +4 more
Panasonic Leica DG Summilux 15mm F1.7 ASPH
Wideangle prime lens • Micro Four Thirds • H-X015
Announced: Mar 24, 2014
G1Houston's score
5.0
Average community score
4.8
Panasonic Leica DG Summilux 15mm F1.7 ASPH Panasonic Lumix DC-GX9
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