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Old Nov 10, 2006, 2:16 PM   #1
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Going from using just 3x optical, is it a very big difference from the 6x to 10x optical for an average tourist photographer?
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Old Nov 10, 2006, 4:40 PM   #2
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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.

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Old Nov 10, 2006, 10:56 PM   #3
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In short yes,
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