If shooting at f/22, is a fast 1.8 lens still considered fast?

Started Apr 17, 2011 | Discussions thread
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Re: If shooting at f/22, is a fast 1.8 lens still considered fast?
In reply to cuteo100, Apr 17, 2011

Is a Porshe or Ferrari considered a fast car if driven 25 mph? Of course. I do not understand the question but; why f22? Maximum DOF? Don't know too many situations where f22 would be requied.

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cuteo100 wrote:

If shooting at f/22, is a fast 1.8 lens still considered fast? (as compared to a slow lens, if all things being equal) Thanks.

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