There's something about the Cream Machine...

Started Aug 9, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: There's something about the Cream Machine...
In reply to Uncle Frank, Aug 9, 2013

Uncle Frank wrote:

The G model is fine tuned for digital, but the 85/1.4D paints with a vintage brush that delights my Old School sensibilities.

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HI Frank!

Nice portrait (and I get what you are saying)!

At some point how sharp a lens is, begins to take a back seat to some of its other characteristics.

I have the 85 1.4 AF-D , and while I don't use it as much as I used to, and have toyed with selling it and "upgrading" to the AF-S, I haven't, partly for the reasons you allude to.

(My other lens that renders closest to the 85 1.4 AF-D is another AF-D lens, the 28 1.4.)

I note that you've ventured into the micro 4/3 world...almost a complete unknown to me!

Best Regards,


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