Having problems with your Olympus EVOLT E-300 Digital Camera ?
I am trying to find a cheaper wide angle lens
\015 For an Olympus Evolt 500 series camera? I am buying this for my husband who is a novice and I hate to spend 600. on an Olympus wide angle lense. Can you suggest one that may fit this camera that is cheaper?\015
Hello till1118,\015\012I would suggest picking up a copy of Shutterbug magazine. This lists new and used lenses for many styles of cameras and you might be able to find a mail-order bargain. A website I use many times for photo purchases is www.KEH.com or www.eBay.com. You'll find other lenses out there from secondary manufacturers for half the price. Good luck.
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I am trying to find a cheaper wide angle lens
Hello till1118,\015\012I would suggest picking up a copy of Shutterbug magazine. This lists new and used lenses for many styles of cameras and you might be able to find a mail-order bargain. A website I use many times for photo purchases is www.KEH.c ... Olympus EVOLT E-300 Digital Camera
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