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The claimed MTF at f/2.8 looks outstanding for this type of lens to frame edges, rolling off strongly to the corners, perhaps from field curvature.
Although the Sigma 45/2.8 becomes very sharp with stopping down, field shots suggest much lower MTF at f/2.8 than claimed—see Orange Flower.
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