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08-24-2010, 02:11 PM   #1
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Wrong Image for Zeiss lens

Hi,

the image shown for the Pentax version of the Zeiss 100/2 Makro Planar shows the Nikon version and can fool people into believing that the lens has no automatic aperture on a Pentax camera.

I think this should be corrected. It is unfortunate that in this particular case the often present (unhelpful) comment "Image for illustrative purposes only" is missing.

08-24-2010, 02:37 PM   #2
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Hello,

Thanks for your feedback. I am forwarding it to our Web Dept for review.

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08-24-2010, 05:13 PM   #3
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QuoteOriginally posted by Chuck-B&H Quote
Thanks for you feedback.
You are welcome.

Please excuse the double posting. This is the one I intended to get through as it has a more specific link to the user who was getting confused by the image.

I couldn't correct the first attempt to this post because it had to be moderator approved and I didn't expect both posts to become approved.
08-24-2010, 06:32 PM   #4
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It is definitely the Nikon model that is currently showed under Pentax so there isn't really anything for the web department to review. There is something to edit.

---------- Post added 08-24-10 at 10:40 PM ----------

Its also the wrong image for the 50mm/2 Makro-Planar and several others. In fact, it appears that for the nine ZK lenses, only the 25mm, 50mm/1.4 and 18mm have the correct images up.

Zeiss Macro 50mm f/2 ZK Makro-Planar T* Manual Focus 1486-391 -

08-25-2010, 10:09 AM   #5
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Thanks. I believe the image is corrected. FWIW every product page on our site has a "See any errors on this page? Let us know," link you can use. It's certainly faster and more effective than posting here.
08-25-2010, 01:24 PM   #6
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Thanks. I believe the image is corrected.
I still see the wrong one, same for at least one for the set that Blue flagged.

I cleared my cache; the problem doesn't seem to be at my end.

Thanks for the hint with the link on your page.
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