Odd lens flare with the 10-18 zoom

Started Apr 7, 2014 | Discussions thread
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sybersitizen Veteran Member • Posts: 5,967
Re: Odd lens flare with the 10-18 zoom

abdoozy wrote:

... Was this a function of the lens being at f/22, the fact that the lens had a filter onboard (albeit a good quality Marumi lens protector), or should I just expect this kind of odd flare artifacts when shooting a UWA directly into the sun?

That patterned rainbow spot effect has been seen extensively on the A7/R under the same shooting conditions, as you probably have read. In addition to that you have some ordinary flare spots and some dust in/on the lens.

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