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This relatively close focus scene was chosen to show off the bokeh and color correction and general sharpness behavior of the Sony FE 35mm f/1.4 Distagon ZA.
- Near to far perspective with strongly out of focus background areas.
- Close range subject with considerable depth relative to the camera.
- Nearby foreground in addition to distant background.
- Wide dynamic range lighting.
This series is not a sharpness analysis, but is mainly about overall characteristics. It uses a skewed sample, also apparent here in that the lower right foreground is sharp.
Triangle-Shaped erratic on Dana Lake Moraine
SteadyShot = off, EFC shutter with 2 sec self timer. Exposure is optimal, utilizing the full dynamic range of the camera.
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