Photography as an art form has evolved over the years. Technological innovations have come in the field of cameras, lenses and other accessories. In addition, ways of taking photographs have changed over the years. Lighting schemes have also been altered. Hitherto, pictures could only be taken in the glare of flashlights. Today, thanks to technological innovations, photographs can also be taken in the dark. In this article, will be discussed the top seven micro lenses from various brands.
Top seven microlenses of different brands
In this paragraph will be discussed seven different lenses from seven leading brands:
Fujifilm Fujinon XF60mm f/2.4R
This magic lens although being of 60mm in length, it operates as per the 90mm equivalent. This feature places it among the most desired lenses in this category. However, there is a big question mark on autofocussing. It weighs 1.4 pounds. It has earned a rating of 3.8 out of 5 for itself.
Olympus MSC ED M. 60mm f/2.8
This Olympus lens has been designed of 10.4 ounces so that it sheds size and weight from the photographer’s kit. It is heartening to see that it is answering its requirement admirably. The optical clarity and portability make it the favorite among micro four third shooters. This lens has a large aperture size.
Tamron AF 90mm f/2.8 Di
This Tamron lens adapts old technology to repurpose it so that your hands are free to take a shot. This lens focuses quickly and also performs quite well in the low light. However, it does not feel durable. Its rating is 4.1/5 on the popularity charts. With this lens, you will not require a slider to jump methods.
Sigma 105mm f/2.8 EX DG
With its 105mm length, this lens gets you perilously close to the action. This lens is designed for the full frame D-SLR cameras. Also, it boasts of a one is to one ratio magnification to its nearest object. It weighs 3.1 pounds and is rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by purists on the popularity charts.
Sony SEL90M28G FE 90mm f/2.8-22
This brand of lens creates sharp images although it is not suited to mirror less cameras. The optical steady shot stabilization feature is astounding. It has a 9-blade aperture. It weighs 2.1 pounds and is the second lighter lens among the seven listed here. It has an anti-reflective nano AR coating.
Pentax 100mm f/2.8 WR
This lens has a weather resistant design. Therefore, it is suitable for the adventurous photographer. It offers performance and durability in the same lens. Additionally, it also has a economical price that is fixed in order to please shooters. This lens offers a 1 to 1 magnification ratio.
Nikon AF-S VR Micro-NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8G
Thanks to its sharpness, this lens has become the favorite of portrait shooters. Normally, people think that this lens is only suitable for shooting flowers and bugs. However, with its features and especially its sharpness, it has shown otherwise. It has a silent wave motor with which it works. It weighs 2.7 pounds.
These are the top seven micro lenses from different brands. It is difficult to pick the best among the above. Suffice to say that each is useful for a different task.