Canon f/1.4L 35mm for MF?

Started Jul 14, 2012 | Discussions thread
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paparios Regular Member • Posts: 482
Re: Canon f/1.4L 35mm for MF?

laobagua wrote:

Thanks all for the suggestions and experience.

Any comments about how do the f/1.4L compares at f/1.4 to the Rokinon at f/1.4 and Zeiss at f/2? Is it usable at f/1.4 for say environmental portraits and whatnot? Or is it like the Canon 50/1.4 which is horribly soft and full of CA at 1.4 and is basically useless until stopped down to 1.8 or so?

You can compare samples at

http://www.the-digital-picture.com/Reviews/ISO-12233-Sample-Crops.aspx?Lens=771&Camera=453&Sample=0&FLI=0&API=0&LensComp=749&CameraComp=0&FLIComp=0&APIComp=0

Miguel

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