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03-21-2019, 10:04 AM   #61
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QuoteOriginally posted by stevebrot Quote
On a related note, it is not well-appreciated that medium and large format lenses are often not particularly sharp. They don't have to be. More important is contrast and freedom from distortion and flatness of field.
And this is why using a medium format lens with an adapter on say an APS-C camera is not necessarily a great idea. Especially if you intend doing pixel peeping afterwards.

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QuoteOriginally posted by photoptimist Quote
Quite true! And yet ...

It's also worth noting that the film's MTF can have some quirks, too, that are created by the clever film chemistry developer (the developer developer?)...
+1 for "developer developer"

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