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03-10-2014, 06:49 PM   #16
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Since weight matters to you this much I think your choice is made.

Enjoy getting to know the FA31 - it's a very unique lens. Hopefully it will give you the results you want.

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QuoteOriginally posted by mikemike Quote
My next lens purchase will be in the 30-35 mm range and one thing that I was curious about is whether or not the new HD variety of limited lenses has fixed the SMC 35 mm ltd's most often cited weakness, namely odd autofocus behavior.
I have the 35 Macro and while the long focus throw takes a second or so from 1:1 @ 2" to Infinity, who cares? In a hurry, I use the Quick Shift manual. But it is extremely rare for me to move from a bug portrait to a landscape.
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