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Matched Comparison vs 50/1.4G (D800E, Beaver Dam)
This comparison uses identical geometric perspective (no change in camera position) in order to compare the Nikon AF-S 58mm f/1.4G to the Nikon AF-S 50mm f/1.4G. The images used on this page are identical to those on the 4-way comparison.
Because the periphery is cropped off the 50/1.4G there is some peripheral context lost, but see the 4-way entire-frame comparison of the same scene. The alternative is moving the camera to match size (magnification), but doing that changes the size relationships of the subject matter (geometric perspective), making the comparison unequal in other ways.
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