I've caught the MF bug

Started Jan 22, 2014 | Discussions thread
JackM Veteran Member • Posts: 8,134
Re: But why?

brightcolours wrote:

I don't think the EF 28mm f1.8 USM is great. I don't know a whole lot lenses that I find to render less attractive, to be honest. Both contrast and bokeh are lacking. An EF 28mm f2.8 is a better idea then.

Oh I didn't realize the 28/2.8 IS had come down in price. Yes, for only $100 more that is the 28mm lens to get.

And I said the 28/1.8 was great within its limits.  It's sharp in the center wide open, and across the frame by f/2.8.

 JackM's gear list:JackM's gear list
Canon EOS 5DS R Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Canon EF 100mm f/2.0 USM Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM +6 more
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