Summary: The item arrived on schedule. I had no issues with all but the Flash. after two photo sessions, it wouldn't come on again. I have bought 3 sets of batteries now and still the same, it doesnt come on. I feel like I should have bought a canon flash or something. Well... I have to, sooner than planned.
Very disappointed - I bought this lens based on the incredible ...
Mickey Moose "mm moose", Amazon
1 week ago
Summary: Very disappointed - I bought this lens based on the incredible reviews on the seller while in the US for work. When the package arrived all it contained was the filter kit. As I am going back to Canada now I will incur the charge to return the filter kit to get a refund.
Excerpt: For the money, this is a great lens to add to your kit. Having used the L-series 50 mm lens that I'd borrowed from a friend, this 50 mm obviously doesn't compare, but again, for the money it's a great 50 mm prime.
Excerpt: Sharp, deliberate, meaning not that fast but fast enough focusing speed and silent. Good bokeh and overall performance BUT atrocious purple fringing under certain conditions. Could be a deal breaker for some ...
Excerpt: I bought this lens primarily for portraits and low-light photography. I considered the 50mm f/1.8, but I tend to keep things a long time and was concerned about the build quality. I've only had the lens for several weeks, but I put it on the camera and left it for a while.