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47MP Panasonic S1R
Leica 50mm f/1.4 Summilux-SL ASPH

Examples: Lee Vining Canyon (Panasonic S1R)

This page looks at performance under outdoor conditions with various examples in Lee Vining Canyon.

Includes select ultra high resolution images derived from 187 megapixel Multi-Shot High-Res mode.

Backlit aspen, Lee Vining Creek

I had never seen aspen flowering because of the time of year. Here they are all aflower even with a meter of snow on the ground. The flowers are not showy but look great backlit as here.

Having learned during testing that the Leica 50/1.4 SL has strong peripheral forward focus shift as well as field curvature, focus was placed deep into the scene so that upon stopping down to f/8 the zone of sharp focus would balance across the scene—success—the image is brilliant with tremendous detail.

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f8 @ 1/100 sec, ISO 50; 2019-04-23 17:37:27
Panasonic S1R + Leica 50mm f/1.4 Summilux-SL ASPH
ENV: Lee Vining Canyon, altitude 7800 ft / 2377 m, 60°F / 15°C
RAW: LACA corrected, distortion corrected

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