TTArtisan 50mm F0.95 The Good, the Bad and the Lovely

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TTArtisan 50mm F0.95 The Good, the Bad and the Lovely
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Had set my heart on a mint Leica Noctilux 50mm F1, but at the last minute bottled out and went for a TTArtisan at a fraction of the price. Early days yet but it shows promise with a MF look courtesy of that creamy bokeh.

Contrast is poor at F0.95 so you have to work the 'sliders'. Sharpness is very good, better than I expected. Sort of soft-sharp as Matt Osborne describes. However, colour is warm.

This lens definitely has character, with a surprisingly good build quality and a nice clicky aperture ring. Focus is smooth but a little stiff.  All images below processed with increased contrast and vignette added. Shot on S1R.

TTArtisan 50mm F0.95 @ F0.95

TTArtisan 50mm F0.95 @ F0.95

TTArtisan 50mm F0.95 @ F0.95

TTArtisan 50mm F0.95 @ F2.0 (I think)

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