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This scene was shot at Tuolumne Meadows in Yosemite, with Lembert Dome featured in the distance.
General comments on performance of the 85/1.4G
See the Reader Comments page for thinking on why a sharper and more contrasty lens is not necessarily the better choice for any particular task.
Under the flat and dull lighting conditions seen here, the 85/1.4G delivered a crisp high contrast image with rich color saturation. The lighting was what most photographers would disdain, yet the quality of the result is very high. The heavy cloud cover dispelled any hope for a brief peek of front lighting.
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