sensationally sharp at F4

Started Nov 2, 2015 | User reviews thread
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Jonathan Lee Regular Member • Posts: 413
sensationally sharp at F4

I've been debating on getting this unusual focal length at ~ US$800 for a very long time.  In a cropped sensor, it is more liked 115mm focal length on a FF.  And I have a 70-200mm F2.8.  Should I keep it?

After taken it out for a few days, it is a keeper.  It has good contrast at F1.8 with creamy oof, become sharper starting at around F2.0 with bubbles oof and sensationally sharp by F4.

i wish it was a 85mm, better AF and closer focusing distance.

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Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70 Canon EOS 5D Sony a7R II Canon EF 50mm F1.8 II Canon EF 135mm F2L USM +3 more
Pentax smc FA 77mm 1.8 Limited
Telephoto prime lens • Pentax KAF • 27980
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