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A monster has landed in the lab
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The RF 28-70mm f/2 USM L 

Mounted to an R5, the camera looks a little bit like a joke.
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#2
(04-06-2022, 03:03 AM)Klaus Wrote: The RF 28-70mm f/2 USM L 

Mounted to an R5, the camera looks a little bit like a joke.

I saw a brief video of this lens .......

... ludicrously huge ........ ludicrously heavy ....... ludicrously expensive ..... 

....... and ludicrously optically nigh on perfect !!
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#3
Imagine it mounted on a small APS-C camera!..

... Oh right.
#4
(04-06-2022, 03:03 AM)Klaus Wrote: The RF 28-70mm f/2 USM L 

Mounted to an R5, the camera looks a little bit like a joke.

Dunno what you are on about, that lens is the size of a normal prime:


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(04-08-2022, 12:41 PM)Brightcolours Wrote:
(04-06-2022, 03:03 AM)Klaus Wrote: The RF 28-70mm f/2 USM L 

Mounted to an R5, the camera looks a little bit like a joke.

Dunno what you are on about, that lens is the size of a normal prime:

Yes, what are you complaining about? It's much smaller than some primes:


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#6
I get the high performance aspect of this lens, but in terms of usability is hard to figure out whether it is a STATEMENT lens or pure special purpose instrument. Given the price, size and weight.
#7
(04-11-2022, 05:19 AM)borisbg Wrote: I get the high performance aspect of this lens, but in terms of usability is hard to figure out whether it is a STATEMENT lens or pure special purpose instrument. Given the price, size and weight.

Very popular with fashion photographers, it appears ...
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#8
(04-08-2022, 03:03 PM)thxbb12 Wrote:
(04-08-2022, 12:41 PM)Brightcolours Wrote:
(04-06-2022, 03:03 AM)Klaus Wrote: The RF 28-70mm f/2 USM L 

Mounted to an R5, the camera looks a little bit like a joke.

Dunno what you are on about, that lens is the size of a normal prime:

Yes, what are you complaining about? It's much smaller than some primes:

Compare it with the Nikon 58/0.95 for fun. Smile
#9
(04-11-2022, 12:45 PM)Rover Wrote:
(04-08-2022, 03:03 PM)thxbb12 Wrote:
(04-08-2022, 12:41 PM)Brightcolours Wrote:
(04-06-2022, 03:03 AM)Klaus Wrote: The RF 28-70mm f/2 USM L 

Mounted to an R5, the camera looks a little bit like a joke.

Dunno what you are on about, that lens is the size of a normal prime:

Yes, what are you complaining about? It's much smaller than some primes:

Compare it with the Nikon 58/0.95 for fun. Smile

See above...  Rolleyes
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(04-11-2022, 01:13 PM)Brightcolours Wrote:
(04-11-2022, 12:45 PM)Rover Wrote:
(04-08-2022, 03:03 PM)thxbb12 Wrote:
(04-08-2022, 12:41 PM)Brightcolours Wrote:
(04-06-2022, 03:03 AM)Klaus Wrote: The RF 28-70mm f/2 USM L 

Mounted to an R5, the camera looks a little bit like a joke.

Dunno what you are on about, that lens is the size of a normal prime:

Yes, what are you complaining about? It's much smaller than some primes:

Compare it with the Nikon 58/0.95 for fun. Smile

See above...  Rolleyes

LOL... I do have a very short attention span, don't I. Big Grin
  


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