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vs 35/1.4 Distagon and Sigma 35/1.4 (D800E, Creek Storm Damage)

This comparison is intended to answer the question of whether one can use the smaller, lighter and less expensive 35mm f/2 Distagon for landscape use over its f/1.4 sibling and/or a high grade alternative, the Sigma 35/1.4 DG HSM A1 (reviewed in depth in DAP).

With landscape shooting, the performance at f/2 - f/4 is of little interest in most cases Still, all apertures are included here for a full perspective.

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Nikon D800E + Zeiss 35mm f/1.4, Zeiss 35mm f/2, Sigma 35/1.4 DG HSM A1

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