Quote Originally Posted by okto View Post
It really sounds like your complaint is "non-Canon lenses don't use Canon lens designations", which, um...duh?
Now that you mention it...

If f-stops, lens focal length measurements, and film speeds have been standardized, why not lens nomenclature?

Aspherical means the same thing across the board.

Do we really need foo-foo fancy restaurant names adorning the lenses? Especially when the person behind it is the most important part of the equation....