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05-22-2010, 03:41 PM   #1
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Tamron 70-300mm LD and Chromatic Aberration

I have been taking some shots with my Tamron at longer focal lengths. It seems like I wind up with CA often. Is it possible to buy a better lens and get rid of this or is PP the only route? What will the 'better' lens set a fellow back. Here is an example...I'm sure I can edit this to fix the CA, but I'd rather not have to.




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I've deleted the duplicate for you and am moving this to the lens section.

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Depending on your budget, you might try the DA55-300 if that's the range you want. If you want to go all out and have 300mm, I can highly recommend the DA*300..

The CA from the Tamron can be edited out but as you state, it can be a pain to deal with in Every shot. One thing you can try to avoid it is stopping the lens down some.

Before



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The DA*300 in a similar situation.. (no correction needed)



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Thanks for making up for my deficiency.

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