Is there a need for F1.4 lenses....

Started 4 months ago | Discussions thread
DenImage Senior Member • Posts: 3,173
Re: Is there a need for F1.4 lenses....

sportyaccordy wrote:

I think the fact that he would have to go to such lengths to get the cateye bokeh to rear its head speaks to how much of an issue it actually is. The whole notion of bokeh at F/5.6 on an F/1.4 tele lens is a bit..... dubious.

Lol, that's up to him isn't it?

It was just a suggestion to see how stopping down affects the bokeh ball deformation.

The Sigma 50mm ART has cateye bokeh balls in the corners wide open but is rounded from f2:

Maybe the Sony 85mm GM does the same?


 DenImage's gear list:DenImage's gear list
Sony a7R II Sony a7 III Sigma 8mm F3.5 EX DG Circular Fisheye Sony FE 55mm F1.8 Sony FE 100mm F2.8 GM +3 more
Post (hide subjects) Posted by
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow