"L" lens technology or "DO" technology??

Discussion in 'Digital Cameras' started by °..Jan Plexy..°, Oct 2, 2005.

  1. Which one is better?

    °..Jan Plexy..°, Oct 2, 2005
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    Bill Guest

    The two are not mutually exclusive.

    The L designator refers to the high end optical quality of Canon lenses,
    while DO merely refers to a specific type of element within a lense.
    Bill, Oct 3, 2005
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    Ray Fischer Guest

    Not true. There are two DO lenses and neither is an L lens.
    (400mm f4 DO & 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 DO).

    Which is "better"? Well, the L lenses tend to produce better
    images while the DO lenses tend to be a lot more compact.
    So it depends upon what is important.
    Ray Fischer, Oct 4, 2005
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    SamSez Guest

    (Ray Fischer) wrote in @bolt.sonic.net:
    They also have their 'quirks'. See:

    SamSez, Oct 4, 2005
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