Voigtländer 12mm F5.6 Ultra Wide-Heliar E-mount lens review by QuietOC
|QuietOC#46878 date: Aug-9-2022|
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|ownership:||I own this lens|
|compared to:||Sigma 10-20 F4-5.6 EX DC|
Samyang MF 12 F2
Sigma 12-24 EX DG HSM
Voightlander 15 F4.5
|price paid:||549 USD (used)|
Dark, smeared corners
Lack of sealing
|comment:||This is a manual, unit focus lens with electronic contacts. "Lens made in Japan"|
Center sharpness and contrast wide-open is good, but by mid-frame is already a bit worse than the old Sigma 12-24 zoom at 12 mm. It has slightly more lateral CA than that zoom.
Not a great deal for the cost, but it is small and fun to use.