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A classic landscape shot with all sorts of challenging structures and colors for a lens to deal with.
Lundy Creek at dawn
ACR: settings, Camera Profile = Adobe Standard
Overall image rendition is very nice, though perhaps a bit short of the high contrast “zing” one might see in Zeiss or Leica glass. Still, it is a fine performance overall, and f/2 bumps up contrast nicely over f/1.4.
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