all whit 18-135 very good kit lens sharp

Started Oct 5, 2012 | Discussions thread
Jon_T
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Re: all whit 18-135 very good kit lens sharp
In reply to PC Wheeler, Oct 7, 2012

PC Wheeler wrote:

.... I have the Canon 18-200IS and find it to do very well, too -- and it's far superior to to the 18-135IS from 135-200mm ...

Actually per the tests I've seen, at 135mm and max aperture the 18-135 better at the corners than the 18-200, as the 18-200 @ 135mm center-to-edge performance is similar to the 18-135mm @ 85mm.
Per the 18-135mm / 18-200mm comparisonat: http://www.the-digital-picture.com/Reviews/ISO-12233-Sample-Crops.aspx?Lens=678&Camera=474&Sample=0&FLI=0&API=0&LensComp=476&CameraComp=0&FLIComp=0&APIComp=0
the 18-200mm center performance is better than the 18-135mm at all focal lengths, and with both lenses at f/8 the 18-200 is as good or better than the 18-135 at the corners.

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