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03-08-2009, 09:34 PM   #1
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Is the 16-50mm sharp enough?

Well for me mine is...

http://www.lucbenacphoto.com/img/v6/p555027717.jpg

Taken early morning on a frozen bridge walkway buffeted by the wind and passing trucks. I was not thinking image stabilization but security harness
And that is when zooms take over from primes.

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Luc


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03-09-2009, 12:45 AM   #2
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Very nice photo! Good lens, maybe my next purchase becouse i need something wider than 35mm..
Tell me, should i buy that or 21mm limited (and 15mm limited when it comes)?
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For 728x482, no lens is not sharp. Sorry but this is true. Nice shot btw.
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It's not sharp enough to cut beef, but for photographs... it'll do.

03-09-2009, 02:31 AM   #5
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The 16-50mm f/2.8 is a decent lens. It isn't the Ne plus Ultra of Zoom lenses but it certainly gets the job done....don't expect insanely high image quality at f/2.8.

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03-09-2009, 03:04 AM   #6
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16-50 is not very sharp only at wide open, at f4 it is good.
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