85 f/1.8 vs 100 f/2.0

Started Feb 28, 2013 | Discussions thread
Scott Larson
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Re: No answer to that question
In reply to jedinstvo, Mar 1, 2013

jedinstvo wrote:

There is for practical purposes no difference between the two lenses.

Only if you feel that improved sharpness at f2 is not a practical difference.

Used to be the 85 was better for basketball because it's 1/3 stop faster....but with improvement of image quality with high ISO that no longer matters.

Only with cameras that aren't noisier at higher ISO.

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