Nikon D3 vs Canon 5D - test shots

Started Apr 5, 2008 | Discussions thread
Amin Sabet
Amin Sabet Veteran Member • Posts: 6,762
Re: Why did you test with a krappy lens..?

Rootbeer wrote:

I used to have the "fantastic" f1.8... it was not bad for the price,
but if you are going to do the 5D any justice, for the love of
mythical gods, use the 50mm f1.4 instead of the f1.8 plastic piece of
krapola!

Thanks!

JP

1) That's the lens that was available when he had a chance to test the 5D.

2) The Canon 50/1.8 is just as good as the 50/1.4 in terms of resolving ability at f/8

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