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Distortion is of a slight barrel type, very easy to correct.
At less than 1% to the extreme corners, only the most demanding uses need to correct this low level of distortion.
The distortion is almost identical to the 50mm f/2 Makro-Planar and half that of the 50mm f/1.4 Planar. In short, the 55/1.4 APO-Distagon is very well corrected for distortion, especially so for an f/1.4 lens.
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