Fun to use

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Astrotripper Veteran Member • Posts: 8,362
Fun to use
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I'm not using this lens too often, but every time I do, it's a lot of fun. It delivers very good image quality, there's really not much to complain. It's very sharp wide open. Build quality is nice, but nothing to write home about. Focusing ring is a bit stiff, especially in freezing temperatures.

The only major gripe I have with it is that it doesn't handle flaring too well, so watch out for that when shooting with very bright light sources in the frame. Other than that, I can only say it's a superb lens.

 Astrotripper's gear list:Astrotripper's gear list
Sigma DP2 Merrill Olympus PEN E-PL1 Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5 Olympus E-M1 II Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 9-18mm F4.0-5.6 +14 more
Samyang 7.5mm F3.5 UMC Fisheye MFT / Rokinon 7.5mm F3.5 UMC Fisheye MFT
Wideangle fisheye prime lens • Micro Four Thirds
Announced: Sep 5, 2011
Astrotripper's score
4.5
Average community score
4.3
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