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28mm Comparison: White Mountains

This test is of a landscape scenario at far focus (near infinity). The mid-day lighting was a good time of day to put aside creative photography and make a comparison under harsh but reasonably consistent lighting.

Lenses used:

Focusing difficulties

I focused on a large rock near center, using Live View at 10X, and a LCD loupe. I shot two trials for each lenses, refocusing for each trial.

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The test scene, chosen to reveal field curvature

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