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This series at 12mm, from f/4 through f/11 shows the far field performance across the frame as well as how well close range sharpness does near the edges at close range—quite a variance. The series makes clear how much stopping down is needed for peak results on a near-far scene like this.
See also the uncorrected vs corrected distortion for this scene.
Raindrops Fall On Dana Lake
Adobe Camera Raw 126.96.36.1994. View ACR Settings. Camera Profile = Camera Standard. Diffraction mitigating sharpening for f/13. No lens corrections used other than the automatic required correction for chromatic aberration.
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