• In Praise of Inexpensive Lenses

    1 month ago - By Peta Pixel

    When I was a semi-professional 4×5 landscape photographer I often spent a half-hour shooting a single sheet of film and several hours enlarging it to the best of my ability. I sought the sharpest possible result. And now in the digital age, I still pursue sharp images.
    Phillip Reeve writes on his website that he has two hobbies, photography and photographic equipment and they rarely intersect. I too enjoy both creating photos and testing lenses. The two hobbies are different.
    My second hobby has led me to discover that lightweight inexpensive lenses perform well at the smaller apertures...
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