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Because it was too bright to use f/1.4 (ISO 80, 1/6400 at f/2), this comparison starts at f/2. The Nikon 50mm f/1.4G was used as 3rd lens here to yield more perspective on performance.
Please see the notes in the previous comparison for a general understanding of the field curvature and focus shift behaviors.
All frames processed identically in Photoshop CS5 with Adobe Camera RAW 6.3.
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