Photography Friday: Is That Fancy Lens Really Worth It

DPS-Logo I’ve always been a firm believer in the motto ‘You get what you pay for’. This has lead me to purchase some fairly expensive lenses, often costing more than I should be spending at the time. My belief was never put in check and I just rode on the assumption that more expensive is head and shoulders above middle of the road or truly cheap equipment.

Recently though I’ve been rethinking this path. Is an expensive lens REALLY that much better than a fairly good lens (I’m still not willing to purchase really cheap lenses)? I decided to run a completely non-scientific, yet controlled, experiment and present you with the result, letting you draw your own conclusions. My hope is to help you make a more sound decision the next time a lens purchase looms on the horizon.

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