Luv my Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II lens EXCEPT for starscapes

Started Feb 28, 2013 | Discussions thread
oscarvdvelde Senior Member • Posts: 1,200
Re: This is common problem for Canon primes...

kewlguy wrote:

What's next? 24 IS, 28 IS - all the same...

My sample of the old EF 28mm f/2.8 is free of this wide open. Sigma 20mm f/1.8 has lots of coma/astigmatism but only noticeable on the brighter spots. Tokina 16-28mm - seems smaller than Sigma, but cone-like or bird-like, depends on focus and centering of the particular sample of the lens. I need to switch to a camera with live view focus checking before I can use it properly at night, infinity focus mark is never correct. The Tokina has hideous rainbow flares though (streetlights, moon...)

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