5D owners : 50mm f/1.4 or f/1.8 ?

Started Jan 23, 2006 | Discussions thread
David J. Littleboy Veteran Member • Posts: 3,317
I've never seen a review of a 50mm or wider lens...

Gorim wrote:

Peter White wrote:

Thanks for taking my somewhat sarcastic reply in the spirit it was
intended to be taken. After I clicked "post" I wondered if I hadn't
perhaps been a bit rough.

Well, the disbelief part was true, I always heard about 50/1.4
vignetting but never about 35L, and when I tested for it on my
50/1.4 it was there, but I never thought to check other lens
because I simply never really noticed it in normal usage. Which I
gathered to be your real point entirely : people don't normally
notice in during normal usage, thus why all the fuss ??? (and why
does that expensive L glass get a free pass too ???

So I had a revelation and stand better educated. Thanks to you for
it.

That did not report light falloff at the corners wide open.

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