Do we still "need" fast lenses ?

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Stacey_K
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Re: Do we still "need" fast lenses ?
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Almost all lenses perform better 1-2 stops from wide open. For an f2.8 lens, that means F4-f5.6. Start at f4 and you are now talking about f5.6 - f8.

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