FE 35mm F2.8 vs Voigtländer 35/2.5 with A7R for street photography

Started Apr 16, 2014 | Discussions thread
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John Gellings Senior Member • Posts: 1,894
Re: FE 35mm F2.8 vs Voigtländer 35/2.5 with A7R for street photography

nathan wrote:

Hello,

I am looking for compact and speedy lenses for street photography with my new A7R . What would you perfer - the native FE 35mm F2.8 with autofocus or tiny Voigtländer 35/2.5?

I prefer the native Sonnar... it's the better lens for the A7r.  The only reason to choose the 35mm Color Skopar is if you are opposed to AF.

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