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Old Oct 14, 2013, 4:31 PM   #1
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Default tokina vs nikon

is there a big difference in the tokina lens vs the Nikon 12-24?
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Old Oct 14, 2013, 6:36 PM   #2
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The Tokina is sharper but has more CA.
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Old Oct 17, 2013, 3:29 AM   #3
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I have the Tokina and really like it. As TCav indicates, CA is a problem and flare is quite bothersome. CA can be corrected in post, but not flare.
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