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Old Saturday 23rd July 2016, 06:57   #1
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New Crazy Patents: Olympus 300-500mm and 200-300mm f/2.8-4.0 MFT Lenses

hopefully it will be out soon, and not as expensive as the 300 mm f4 prime.

http://www.imaging-resource.com/news...r-mft-shooters
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Old Saturday 23rd July 2016, 15:31   #2
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If they ever make any of these two, they will be more expensive than the 300 f4, simply because with that fast f-numbers (f2.8 for both lenses at shortest zoom) they will both need a lot of glass. I suspect that the 3-500 will be a really heavy thing too.

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