someone else's comparisons, their studies in controlled conditions &c &c don't really matter because in the end
Originally Posted by jjphoto
it is the person who makes the photograph and who uses the lens that makes the decisions what lens to use.
just like it is their decision to use a vintage uncoated lens or lo-fi camera when so much "better" equipment is out there.
it is just like iso/asa ...
in controlled lab conditions with a specific developer &c iso is determined ..
one never has those exact conditions in "real life" that is why one should do his/her own tests
to determine what iso/asa sHe needs to expose his/her film ...
all the lab experiments and controlled tests in the world won't tell me much, other than in xyz conditions this is what abc lens ( or film or paper &c ) will perform like ...