What lens do you have a real hankering for .... wish list :)

Discussion in 'Open Discussion' started by ashburtononline, Jul 28, 2015.

  1. ashburtononline

    ashburtononline Mu-43 Veteran

    Jan 21, 2015
    New Zealand
    I don't 'need' it but if I ever find a Panasonic Leica Summilux D 25 f1.4 for four thirds, at a fair price, I'd be really tempted.

    Looks like it will become immortal!
  2. Phocal

    Phocal Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Jan 3, 2014
    Canon 400mm ƒ2.8 with the both the Metabones adaptors (with and without speed booster).
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  3. agentlossing

    agentlossing Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    Jun 26, 2013
    Andrew Lossing
    Panasonic/Leica 15mm f/1.7!!! Really want this lens.
  4. Oly 40-150 f2.8...I'm really enjoying the Pan 45-150, but it would be nice to occasionally have that extra lens speed and just a little more sharpness.
  5. curtisls87

    curtisls87 Mu-43 Regular Subscribing Member

    Jan 7, 2010
    Los Gatos, CA, USA
    Curt Schimmels
    the Olympus 300mm F4 when it finally comes out.:)
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  6. Robstar1963

    Robstar1963 Mu-43 All-Pro

    Jun 10, 2011
    Isle of Wight England UK
    Robert (Rob)
    The Olympus 75mm f1.8 !
  7. Indecent Exposer

    Indecent Exposer New to Mu-43

    Jul 28, 2015
    Agreed, +1
  8. dornblaser

    dornblaser Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    Aug 13, 2012
    David Dornblaser
    + 2
  9. DaveEP

    DaveEP Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Sep 20, 2014
    Oly 75 f1.8
    Pani 42.5 f1.2
  10. jayweh32

    jayweh32 New to Mu-43

    Apr 14, 2014
    One or the other for me. They would serve the same purpose in my kit!
  11. ashburtononline

    ashburtononline Mu-43 Veteran

    Jan 21, 2015
    New Zealand
    yeah.... Cracking lens!
  12. Speedliner

    Speedliner Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    Mar 2, 2015
    Southern NJ, USA
    40-150 Pro.

    The 35-100 would be a better compliment to the 50-200, but I just can't help longing for the extra reach and close focus distance in one lens.
  13. Turbofrog

    Turbofrog Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Mar 21, 2014
    The Panasonic 35-100/f2.8 always fills me with a deep lust when I see the shots that come out of it, but that price tag is so far out of the realm of what I can spend on a lens. That one lens alone would cost more than I've spent on all my other native lenses put together (7.5/3.5, 20/1.7, 14-140, 100-300). Sigh...
  14. eteless

    eteless Mu-43 All-Pro

    Jun 20, 2014
    Olympus OM 35-80mm f2.8.

    We can all dream can't we?
  15. DoofClenas

    DoofClenas Who needs a Mirror! Subscribing Member

    Nov 9, 2012
    Traverse City, MI
    A m4/3 equivalent of the 4/3 50-200 or 90-250 that a 1.4 extender can work with.
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  16. ddekadt

    ddekadt Mu-43 Regular Subscribing Member

    Aug 30, 2013
    Central California
    :D :D :D :D
  17. Carbonman

    Carbonman Mu-43 All-Pro Subscribing Member

    Jul 10, 2014
    Vancouver BC
    Oly 60mm f2.8 macro and 300mm f4.0 super tele with 1.4x teleconverter.
    (Because just having bought the 40-150 f2.8 Pro isn't enough.)

    Edit July 28: Just got a hot price on the TC-14 from Aden Camera and ordered it 1/2 hour ago.
    Edit September 18: Bought a used 60mm f2.8 macro and waiting for it to arrive.
    Still would really like the 300mm f4.0.
    Last edited: Sep 18, 2015
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  18. bigboysdad

    bigboysdad Mu-43 All-Pro

    Aug 25, 2013
    Sydney/ London
    Nokton 17.5 mm f0.95, hard to justify in my particular circumstances, but it's still a hankering.
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  19. T N Args

    T N Args Agent Photocateur

    Dec 3, 2013
    Adelaide, Australia
    call me Arg
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  20. bikerhiker

    bikerhiker Mu-43 All-Pro

    Dec 24, 2013
    Buy used. I got one for a bit more than 50% off retail. It's been through a war almost and has a cigarette smell (hence the 50% off), but optics wise still quite sharp and it took 2 years and a lot of perfume to rid of it of the smoke smell. Perfume from my significant other. :)
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