Trying something different (for me) with zuiko 24mm

Started Apr 3, 2013 | Discussions thread
SimonOL
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Re: Trying something different (for me) with zuiko 24mm
In reply to Letsgokoulos, Apr 3, 2013

Letsgokoulos wrote:

SimonOL wrote:

After your recommendation and sample shots, I researched the lens quite a bit through google searches and I got the impression that it was rather neutral in colour rendition. It is seems well-renowned for it's sharpness but not for character. These opinions are always subjective, so tried exploring the lens' capabilities to see for myself. Still seems pretty sharp at f/2.8, but does it have a distinctive character? Up to the viewer I suppose!

I don't have any experience of the Minolta 24mm so can't compare.

Glad you like a few of the shots

That is exactly its character... sharp for a 24mm at f2.8 with a relatively good contrast !

Marc

Ahhh - OK, in that case it's showing it's character quite well!

I'm impressed with it wide open - used to seeing a hazy mush with some other lenses

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