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DxO - 70-200 IS Comparison - Is the original really better?

 
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Nov 19, 2011 15:05 |  #16

noisejammer wrote in post #13422898 (external link)
Apart from attacking DxO Labs, Lloyd Chambers sent back several (iirc five) 70-200 IS Mark II lenses before he received one that was sharp over the field. This suggests that there's at least some possibility of a quality control problem.

Having wasted money subscribing to Lloyd Chambers site last year, all I can say is he's either very unlucky or he just doesn't like Canon or Nikon lenses. There's always something wrong with them, be it asymmetry, CA, mis-focus etc etc. Yet put a Zeiss in his hand and the world is good. Funny, apart from Zeiss's ability to produce a unique rendering style, their inability to control lens aberrations (whereas Canon and Nikon are quite successful in this regard) hardly gets a mention! :rolleyes:

And yes, DxO's data is crap in my eyes.


EOS-1D MkIV, EOS 5D MkIII, EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II, EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II, EF 14mm f/2.8L II, EF 24mm f/1.4L II, FD 50mm f/1.2L, EF 50mm f/1.8 STM, EF 85mm f/1.2L II, EF 100mm Macro f/2.8L IS, EF 300mm f/4.0L IS, FD 300mm f/2.8L * EOS M5, EOS M3, EF-M 11-22mm f/4.0-5.6 IS, EF-M 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS, EF-M 55-200mm f/4.5-6.3 IS, EF-M 22mm f/2.0, EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS * Speedlite 580EX II, Speedlite 430EX III-RT

  
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