I also picked this lens up cheapy cheapy for $180 AUD new. I hesitated on the 55-200, not so much on price alone, more because I don't tend to use long lenses much at all, so I couldn't see personal value in it. Now that I've used the 50-230 on my X-Pro1, and knowing when I'd be more inclined to...
A few from last week... All with the Zeiss 16-35 f4
Sugar Pine Forest by Darren Nightingale, on Flickr
Southern Cloud Lookout by Darren Nightingale, on Flickr
Delany's Alpine Hut by Darren Nightingale, on Flickr