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gt3corn Mar 30, 2010 11:07 PM

Zoom lens for digital zoom camera???
 
Can I buy zoom lens? You see I have a Aiptek Camera with 4x digital zoom, I need optical. So I was wondering if I can buy something that I can stick to or hold to the front so I can zoom in. I have seen someone else do it, but I need more info.

Thanks.

VTphotog Mar 30, 2010 11:58 PM

Yes, there are auxiliary telephoto and wide angle lenses which should work with your camera. I have seen some which are magnetic, so they will stick on over your existing lens. Try Adorama or B&H Photo, or other camera store. Very likely also available on ebay.

brian

gt3corn Mar 31, 2010 12:39 PM

Ok that's cool, but is there specific name you call them? I don't wanna buy something that only works with a Canon DSLR.

VTphotog Mar 31, 2010 8:42 PM

Usually called add-on lenses or conversion lenses.

brian


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