Originally Posted by David Lyga
Very interesting how retro-focus can actually be an advantage.
Perhaps there will be others with relevant comments on this topic. All I have ever heard is how 'compromised' the SLR wide-angles are but I see nothing but sensational results from such 'inferiority'.
Mark Crabtree: you are very correct to state that focusing them is a problem with SLRs but some are better than others. - David Lyga
Don't pay attention to everything you hear. My Nikon SLR WA lenses are superb - both of them.