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01-18-2011, 05:28 PM   #1
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DAL 35mm/2.4 vs. A28mm/2.8

Wondering if anyone out there has both of these lenses and could post some comparison shots or comments. I have the DAL 35/2.4 and, while it is a very nice lens, I find it a bit long for my taste for a normal lens. I would prefer something on the wider side of normal (such as the FA43 on film). I am gravitating towards the A28/2.8 (yes, I have read all of the reviews on this site - multiple times) as I am really getting into the manual focus thing again and I find the A's combination of manual focus with the full functionality of the auto-aperature. Comments?

01-18-2011, 05:59 PM   #2
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I love this lens.

Great focal length and super sharp. Nice colours (very natural).

Biggest gripes are that it is not a fantastic low light lens, and that it can be hard to focus at infinity.

It's also not exactly expensive. Use a hood.

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