is the 16mm as bad as people say it is?

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rishi o'
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Re: is the 16mm as bad as people say it is?
In reply to Lyle From Canada, Oct 2, 2011

best shots i've seen with the 16mm so far. Good composition. Thanks!

Lyle From Canada wrote:
I use mine wide open all the time and it is perfectly fine.

rishi o' wrote:

tammons wrote:

If you get a good one they are fine, you just have to shoot them AT F8 OR F9.

That's what i"m afraid of. Shooting at f/2.8 would be important to me as I do a lot of photography in low light.

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