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09-20-2009, 12:03 AM   #1
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Where to get cheap wide angle and 100+

I've been looking on Ebay for the Vivitar 28mm Close Focus and other lenses, and have found some for below $100...but are there any wider options...and is there anything that cheap for 100mm or maybe 200mm that is the same price without weighing more than my camera does?

09-20-2009, 11:14 AM   #2
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There are lots of 28mm lens that go for $100 or less (including the M28/2.8, A28/2.8, and M28/3.5 and of course pretty much an generic brand), I don't know of anything wider that regular goes for that little. I guess the Sigma Superwide 24/2.8 can sometimes go for not much more, and really, the Pentax K24/2.8 isn't all that expensive either - $200 or less.

For 100mm, the M100/2.8 goes for around $100, as does the M100/4 Macro. For 200mm, the M200/4 is pretty much always well below $100, as is the M135/3.5. You didn't mention 15mm specifically, but you did say 100+...

Note some of these lenses are harder to find than others; KEH.com is also a good source for some less-common lenses.
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