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-   -   From 6x optical, to 10x optical, is it such a big difference (https://forums.steves-digicams.com/what-camera-should-i-buy-80/6x-optical-10x-optical-such-big-difference-106194/)

ilovetotravel29 Nov 10, 2006 1:16 PM

Going from using just 3x optical, is it a very big difference from the 6x to 10x optical for an average tourist photographer?

rinniethehun Nov 10, 2006 3:40 PM

It's not really the "x", it's the "mm" that counts. For example, 33 to 100mm is a 3:1 zoom, but so is 100 to 300mm...yet the performance will be totally different. Check out this link:

http://www.tamron.de/Focal_Length_Co....html?&L=2

Really depends on the type of photography that interests you most.

the Hun


aghauri Nov 10, 2006 9:56 PM

In short yes,


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