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Shot with the 36-megapixel Nikon D800E at ISO 100.
This scene caught my eye for its symmetry, but I was also interested in how well the Sigma 35/1.4 DG HSM A1 would render the color and contrast wide open. I had shot one frame at f/1.4 and the image rendition intrigued me.
The high contrast wide open is most remarkable— no veiling haze, no purplish halo around the red/white boundaries, no obvious magenta/green foreground background. The image looks very crisp wide open with quite appealing vignetting characteristics.
This performance is remarkable.
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