Joseph Allen , Sep 29, 2004; 11:01 p.m.
Gleb, I was considering the 35-70/4 lens as my first zoom lens when I got my Maxxum 70. However, after reading on the forums here I decided that the 28-85/3.5-4.5 might be a better choice, so I asked about this lens, and here is the response I got:
I think it might be helpful to you since you are asking for other recommendations. I bought mine very cheaply on KEH.com, but I'm sure they could be found cheaply on eBay or other places.