Sony Zeiss 24mm - What is so special?

Started Mar 26, 2013 | Discussions thread
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El Matadurr
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Re: Resolution
In reply to EinsteinsGhost, Mar 27, 2013

EinsteinsGhost wrote:

Philip Corlis wrote:

There is so much more to any lens than its raw resolving power...

Also worth noting is that the 24mm f/1.8 out-resolves the Sigma 30mm f/2.8 in the SLR Lens Review (links posted above), so suggesting that the Sigma 30/2.8 out-resolves the Zeiss 24/1.8 is debatable.

Perhaps I should've stated that it depends on the sample variation. Interesting to see those two SLRLensReview links. I do know Zeiss lenses with those T* coatings do a lot to help with the mentioned micro-contrast.

Apologies for sounding like I said the Sigma was clearly the better lens. They are in two completely different classes to begin with.

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