Quote Originally Posted by mopar_guy View Post
Never make any judgements based on a negative scan. Get something printed.
Never make judgements on any scan or print. Shoot slides.

I have about a half dozen 50f1.8's. They are all good lenses. On one occassion I did compare the earlier versions to the MIJ, and the MIJ was noticeably sharper. In fact, I stopped using the MIJ because it kept cutting my fingers. :-)