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Paul_Fisher Gold Member Awarded for his multiple article contributions Charter MemberMon 18-Mar-02 10:56 AM
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#1. "RE: what are prime lens???"
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A prime lens is better known as a "fixed focal length" lens. It has just one focal length, eg 28mm, 50mm, 400mm.

In contrast a zoom lens covers a range of focal lengths, such as 28-80mm.

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