Excerpt: Really more 3.5 stars. Comparing it to the 10-30mm 3.5-5.6; this f/2.8 is about 2/3 of a full stop wider. Unfortunately it's also pretty tight mounting onto the camera. It eventually loosens up, but it also drops little metal shavings on the inside of the mount of the camera as you repeatedly mount...
Summary: This lens gets great reviews on Amazon. I'm going to rain on that parade. I just don't get it. I love primes and that's why I bought this one but I'm not wowed at all. The big advantage is size, this is the smallest lens for the CX system.
This lens main advantage, but you may notice some shortcommings
16 July 2012
Summary: The pancake lens minimises the working camera package for portability. However, it is annoying that inexplicably it is not provided with the special very low profile hood and cap despite the significant official price of the lens, when equivalent ones can be bought at a fair price for a few pounds...
Summary: Ich habe mir von diesem Objektiv versprochen schöne Innenaufnahmen bei nicht so guten Lichtverhältnissen zu machen. Allerdings ist dieses Vorhaben kläglich gescheitert. Leider ist das Objektiv nicht lichtstark genug oder vielleicht liegt es an der Kamera selbst.