50mm APO Summicron or 50mm Summilux - Portraits

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LCT
LCT Senior Member • Posts: 1,210
Re: 50mm APO Summicron or 50mm Summilux - Portraits

I own both and would use neither for portraits. Too sharp at any aperture for my tastes. You may wish to try a Summilux-M 50/1.4 pre-asph instead or, at other focal lengths, Summilux-M 75/1.4 or Summicron-M 90/2 v2 or v3.
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LCT

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