F1.0 Madness – Sony NEX With Metabones Speedbooster And Canon 50mm F1.4

I usually shoot with the Canon pro bodies, however as some of you may already know, I picked up a Sony NEX mirrorless camera not long ago. I invested in a metabones speed booster adapter which not only allows all Canon EF lenses to be mounted, but also gives an extra F stop! This means, mounting my Canon 50mm F1.4 makes the F1.4 lens become an F1.0 ! - creating some pleasing bokeh. I have been surprised by how incredibly sharp the lens is even wide open at F1.0. Focus is the hard part due … [Read more...]