Poll: unquantifiable lens quality

Started Feb 25, 2014 | Polls thread
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richarddd Veteran Member • Posts: 3,091
Poll: unquantifiable lens quality

Are there lens qualities that can't be objectively measured that make one lens better than another? MTF, distortion, chromatic aberration, etc. can all be measured, but are there additional factors (for example, "rendering") that are important to picture quality that can't be quantified.

This relates solely to image quality, not AF speed, build quality, etc.

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Olympus OM-D E-M5 Panasonic Lumix G Vario 7-14mm F4 ASPH Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 40-150mm 1:4-5.6 R Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 45mm F1.8 Samyang 7.5mm F3.5 UMC Fisheye MFT +3 more
Yes and they are important
68.5% 89  votes
Yes, but that are not very important
12.3% 16  votes
19.2% 25  votes
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