Small aperture diffraction.... let's see some!

Started Jan 30, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: Small aperture diffraction.... let's see some!
In reply to ktownbill, Jan 31, 2013

Thanks! In my experience, just about any lens will start looking a bit softer when stopped all the way down--full frame, cropped or 4x5 view camera. Almost all lenses are sharpest when stopped down 2-3 stops from wide open. I'm sure there are some exceptions, but not many.

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