Quote Originally Posted by Newt_on_Swings View Post
Once you start going to larger formats, going wide gets pricey fast. I think the fuji gsw690 models start at like $500. Press cameras are cheaper, but very wide lenses are expensive.
I think wide is really expensive on all formats- if you go to the extreme: for 6x9- the 35mm Rodenstock, it really isn't much more than any other super wide; if you needed that coverage on 35mm, consider that a comparable lens would be the nikon 13mm.