Is Metal > Plastic? Not When It Comes To Lens Mounts, According To Lensrentals

Every once in a while Roger Cicala from Lensrentals debunks a myth. Today on his operating table is the Plastic vs. Metal lens mount myth.

Is Metal  Plastic? Not When It Comes To Lens Mounts, According To Lensrentals

Many photographers (me included) think that pro grade lenses are equipped with metal mounts rather than plastic ones. It makes perfect sense, right? Metal is stronger than plastic.

Well, according to Roger, we are all in the wrong. [Read more...]