Is the Panasonic 25mm a real f/1.4 lens?

Started Feb 17, 2014 | Discussions thread
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Re: DXO : t-stop is the effective way of measuring aperture.
In reply to dgrogers, Feb 17, 2014

dgrogers wrote:

Dheorl wrote:

Yes, but also a very bad way of making claims about a very technical aspect of a lens. I don't disagree that real life photos are a very good way of getting a feel for how a lens renders an image, I'm just saying they're not a good basis for those sort of claims.

Specs mean nothing. Images mean everything. We don't frame specs and hang them up on our walls.

I am not going to get into a discussion on what merits someone should buy a lens. I was merely stating that it is wrong to make statements about very technical aspects based on very untechnical measurements. Whether or not these aspects matter to you is completely irrelevant.

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