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Thunderchild Aug 4, 2010 7:24 AM

Pancake Lens
 
This is a really dumb question but....

....what is a pancake lens?

TCav Aug 4, 2010 7:51 AM

A 'Pancake' lens is a lens that has a short barrel. It uses simpler designs which contain fewer optical elements with fewer polished surfaces, so they tend to be sharper.

Thunderchild Aug 4, 2010 7:53 AM

Thanks!


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