Is there a 1.2 alpha lens?

Started Mar 3, 2013 | Discussions thread
kurja
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Re: Why?
In reply to Shield3, Mar 4, 2013

Shield3 wrote:

Also, if ultra-fast lenses are so "troublesome" for digital sensors, why is Sony releasing a new 50mm F/1.4?

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Because fast F-stops enable us to use shallow depth of field? They're also nice for available light photography. But going a full stop faster, say, from 1.4 to 1.0, does not equal twice as much light being recorded on the sensor which was the point of this "debate".

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