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Cine Lens Comparison: 35mm Full-Frame Primes

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Good day! And welcome to our first Cine lens MTF comparison. If you aren’t familiar with what we do here, I suggest you take a glance at our previous post on why we’ve started testing Cine lenses. For those of you who haven’t been here before, let’s be clear about what this is not. It […]

Cine Lens MTF Testing

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Why We’re Going to Start Testing Cinema Lenses. And Why We Haven’t Before.

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  Here we go again. This isn’t my first time pissing off the status quo; I’ve been doing it for years. We spent the last few years developing better metrology (lens testing) for photography lenses. The reason was relatively simple; photography cameras with higher resolutions began to see flaws that the photography company’s (and our existing) metrology […]

Sigma 24-70mm Art Series Review

Lenses and Optics

Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Art Sharpness Tests

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Sigma has been on an incredible run these last 5 years, releasing one amazingly sharp lens after another. They’ve made lenses no one has ever tried before and not only succeeded, they made them amazingly good on the first try. Their quality control has become as good as anyone’s, better than most. And their repair […]

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Yet Another Post About My Issues With UV Filters

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Yes, I’m sick of filter articles, too. But I come today not to educate you, but to mock others. Because yes, people continue to try to save a few bucks by putting a cheap filter in front of their $1,000 lens. And also because they buy what they think are good filters off of Fleabay or […]

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