B-28 Wide Angle lens with Olympus Camedia (C-2040)

Discussion in 'Olympus' started by Mueen Nawaz, Jan 18, 2006.

  1. Mueen Nawaz

    Mueen Nawaz Guest


    Just wondering. Olympus sells the B-28 WCON-08E as a 0.8X wide angle
    lens for the Camedia cameras.

    On old posts on this newsgroup and elsewhere, I often see people
    referring to the wide angle lens they use for their Camedia cameras as
    just plain B-28.

    Olympus does have a B-28 for their IS 35 mm film cameras. It's a 0.8X
    wide angle lens as well. If I were to buy this lens instead, and get the
    appropriate step rings, will it work just fine with the WCON-08E with
    the same optical quality? Is it just the same lens? No vignetting?


    Depend on the rabbit's foot if you will, but remember, it didn't help
    the rabbit.

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    Mueen Nawaz, Jan 18, 2006
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