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Started Jul 23, 2011 | User reviews thread
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xmeda
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Jul 23, 2011

Nice lens, F1.4-F2 is a bit soft and contains chromatic aberations. F2.8+ is really sharp. F5.6-F7.1 produces excellent resolution. AF is very fast. Smooth bokeh, but sometimes those non-rounded eight aperture blades are a bit visible. Build quality very good. Lens is small and light. Contrast can be enhanced by optional lens hood which I strongly recommend to buy. Cheap third-party one for 49mm screw is enough and helps significantly.

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Lens hood not provided - 49mm screw hood needed.

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Casio QV-R40 Casio Exilim EX-Z110 Pentax K20D Pentax K-5 Pentax smc FA 50mm F1.4 +17 more
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