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Help in astrophotography lens for G7!

Discussion in 'Panasonic Cameras' started by miro26, Oct 12, 2016.

  1. miro26

    miro26 New to Mu-43

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    Oct 11, 2016
    Alaa Abdul Fattah
    Hey folks,
    How are you? I'm new to MFT world and I'm interested in astrophotography shooting
    and i need your help to choose between 2 lenses

    * PANASONIC LUMIX G II Lens, 14mm, F2.5 ASPH

    * Rokinon Cine DS DS14M-MFT 14mm T3.1

    thank you
     
  2. Giiba

    Giiba Something to someone somewhere

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    Aug 19, 2016
    Burnaby, BC
    A faster lens would be a better choice really. If you're set on those two the one with better coma performance would be the one to choose; lenstip is the only place that really comments on that in reviews... see:
    Panasonic G 14 mm f/2.5 ASPH. review - Coma and astigmatism - LensTip.com
    The Panasonic does well in that regard, I have no idea about the Rokinon.

    I maintain a list of lenses compared in a standard way if you're interested, but it only contains lenses f/2.0 or faster. See:
    m4/3 lens comparison
     
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  3. miro26

    miro26 New to Mu-43

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    Oct 11, 2016
    Alaa Abdul Fattah
    thnak you so much Giiba
     
  4. longviewer

    longviewer Mu-43 Regular

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    Oct 22, 2015
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    Jim R
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  5. wjiang

    wjiang Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    I'd go for the Samyang 12mm f/2 as well.