Nex-7 10-18 at 16mm vs 16mm f/2.8 Prime

Started Dec 12, 2012 | Discussions thread
The Lotus Eater
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Re: Nex-7 10-18 at 16mm vs 16mm f/2.8 Prime
In reply to S.A., Dec 12, 2012

S.A. wrote:

I'm only seeing an improvement in the extreme corners which most people don't care much about, depending on subject. Still, it's a zoom compared to a prime. And it's a swa zoom so considering that, it's a nice lens I guess. I won't be buying one.

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Scott A.
A few pics

You didn't notice the hugely superior performance on the edges too?  It's not just the extreme corners.

Even stopped down, the 16mm can't compete with the 10-18mm.

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