A&P So what are some good lens manufacturers?

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  1. !m/_

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    I've been trying to find an accessory lens to go with my P+S but no one seems to be able to make any relevant recommendations! I just want a decent 3-4x telephoto that won't ruin my image quality, and it has to fit a 37mm thread. I know many people aren't familiar with accessory lenses for P+S cameras but surely there has to be ONE brand that sticks out at least!
     
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    hash browns lolcathlon champion OT Supporter

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    You mean zeus?
     
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    Hasselblad
    Mamiya
    Leica
    Rodenstock
    Fujicon
    Zeiss




    IBOpteka
     
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  8. !m/_

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    what about Crystal Vision or Crystal Optics?
     
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    00soul halfsharkalligatorhalfman

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    150 seems steep for something that just slides over the built it lens :dunno:
     
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    turns out the crystal vision and crystal optics are bogus brands, some kind of scam. some people were paying up to $800 for the lenses and saying they did absolutely nothing :ugh:

    tiffen seems to be the only reputable lens manufacturer for P+S cameras with 37mm threads. i actually found a REVIEW for their products, the MegaPlus series, and they seem pretty decent. there are some contrast issues with the telephoto lens but from the description it seems bearable. i'm trying to find a local dealer now :x:
     
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    00soul halfsharkalligatorhalfman

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    see if your local dealer will let you shoot a few shots with the lens and take the images back home to see how the images turn out.
     
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    it's not available locally, oh well :sad2:
     

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