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It's official. Olympus no longer makes good lenses

 
 
whisky-dave
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      06-28-2010

"John Navas" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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> On Sat, 26 Jun 2010 16:02:53 +0100, in
> <(E-Mail Removed)>, Bruce
> <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
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>>On Fri, 25 Jun 2010 09:59:47 -0700 (PDT), RichA <(E-Mail Removed)>
>>wrote:

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>>>Hardly. The resolution figures are awful as are the CA figures.

>>
>>What on earth do you expect from a 10.7X zoom? The optical
>>performance is on a par with the much more expensive Panasonic lens of
>>the same focal length range. The Olympus is therefore quite a
>>bargain.
>>
>>Anyone expecting optical excellence will inevitably be disappointed by
>>any 10X zoom. ...

>
> Leica-branded Panasonic super-zoom lenses are excellent at that zoom
> range and more, on par with dSLR primes in terms of resolution.


What the price differnce.
I wonder what zoom range the hubble space teliscope has ;-P



 
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