I guess I finally figured out the answer to my question. Its because of
different degrees of diffusion in the OOF areas.
Tullahoma, TN USA
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From: "Jim Nichols" <jhnichols@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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Sent: Monday, April 19, 2010 10:50 AM
Subject: Re: [OM] Zooms at Dawn - the 50mm shootout - Teaser
> If all of the tests were set up the same, why are some images and
> different sizes?
> Jim Nichols
> Tullahoma, TN USA
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> From: "Ken Norton" <ken@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: "Olympus Camera Discussion" <olympus@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Monday, April 19, 2010 8:48 AM
> Subject: [OM] Zooms at Dawn - the 50mm shootout - Teaser
>>A couple of us got together on Saturday morning to do a little lens
>> We tested the 50/1.4, 50/1.8, 50/3.5, 35-80/2.8, 14-54, 12-60 and 50-200
>> at 50mm. We did sharpness tests at every aperture as well as a
>> bokeh test. We didn't have a DZ 50/2 otherwise we'd have tested that too.
>> The preliminary results are a bit jaw-dropping. It's one of those tests
>> I've been meaning to do for a long time, but we finally got around to it.
>> used an E-3 to do the test as my E-1's lower resolution made all the
>> at all apertures look about the same. Exact same settings and procedures
>> were used for all lenses.
>> Anyway, through the week, I'll be working on the full article, but I
>> to toss up a teaser on the www.zone-10.com website.
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