Why do you buy fast lenses/cameras?

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Mackiesback
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Re: Why do you buy fast lenses/cameras?

Michael Fryd wrote:

Don't forget:

  • Brighter Viewfinder
  • More accurate auto focus
  • They tend to be sharper (a high quality f/2.8 lens is likely sharper at f/3.5 or f/5.6 then a lens with a maximum aperture of f/3.5).
  • The wider apertures tend to be bundled with other features (i.e better build quality, weatherproofing, better optical quality).

That would be option number 4.

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