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    what's the purpose of teleconverters? what's the difference between teleconverters and close-up filters?

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    teleconvertors are add-on zoom
    close-up filters are like magnifying glass which allows you to take detailed pics close-up

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    Originally posted by lefei
    teleconvertors are add-on zoom
    close-up filters are like magnifying glass which allows you to take detailed pics close-up
    So teleconvertors will be more expensive and sharper rite? how much is one?

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    Originally posted by stl


    So teleconvertors will be more expensive and sharper rite? how much is one?
    teleconvertors are definitely more expensive than close-up filter..
    close-up filters we are talking about 2 digit fig..
    teleconvertors cheapeast is ard $120, but i think the quality is not so good.

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    Correct me if I am wrong.

    Teleconvertor: U can still zoom to infinity and increase in magnification

    Close up lens: Infinity is blur...
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    Originally posted by lefei

    teleconvertors are definitely more expensive than close-up filter..
    close-up filters we are talking about 2 digit fig..
    teleconvertors cheapeast is ard $120, but i think the quality is not so good.
    Teleconvertors also got 2 digit ones price tags ones....
    Olympus C-120 1.9X teleconvertor selling only for $70 at CP.

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