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Old Sep 10, 2010, 4:26 PM   #1
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the new 28-300 lens in fx is eqilivent to the 18-200 dx
do you think this new lens will have better IQ

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Old Sep 10, 2010, 4:35 PM   #2
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Nope. The longer focal length and larger image circle mean more polished surface, and therefore, greater potential for flaws. The 28-300 is a lot more expensive than the 18-200, but that won't do it all by itself.
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