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Old 16th September 2013
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Re: Comparing the new 12-40 Pro with the 12-60 SWD on an E-M1

Here is a new set of comparison images shot today using a different 12-60. This doesn't look very sharp on the extreme right of the frame in the 40mm shots, but I think it's more representative than the first lens I tried.

Unfortunately the clouds raced in so these shots are again taken in overcast conditions.

The ISO was 200, and for the JPEGs the noise filter was switched off. A link to the RAW file is provided as well. Each lens was used at 12, 25 and 40mm and each focal length was used at full aperture, f/4.0, f/5.6 and f/8.0.


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