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04-21-2012, 07:31 AM   #31
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QuoteOriginally posted by abacus07 Quote
I expect something like 24-75mm f2.8 like the OP mentions and comparable to the Tamron/Sigma options.
A really good 24-75 is the only lens they absolutely need before releasing a Full Format camera - because together with the three amigos, the DA*200/300 (which should work fine with FF) and also the 60-250 (which maybe only needs a new hood for FF?), they then have a decent lineup to start with.

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they better just make a 16-50 II
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It's certainly feasible but I think a lot of people would be disappointed with * quality that was only f4.
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I wouldn't mind a variable-aperture zoom (e.g. 2.8-4 or 2.6-2.8 like the Tokina) 16-85 if it would pull down the size of the lens. I wouldn't want to be carrying a block of metal and glass around for a walkaround zoom like Canon users with their humongous 24-105 Ls do.

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