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Canon TS-E 90mm f/2.8 tilt shift lens

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90mm tilt shift lens on a Panasonic GH-1 Micro Four Thirds system

introduction

versatility of this lens

portrait lens

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close up lens

selective focus

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product photography

landscape photography

architecture

panorama stitching

tilt calculations

tilt amount (degrees) untilted focus distance (m) angle of plane of sharpest focus (degrees) J point
8 degrees 0.5m 39.3 deg 0.6m
8 degrees 1m 60 deg 0.6m
8 degrees 1.5m 70 deg 0.6m
8 degrees 2m 75.8 deg 0.6m
8 degrees 5m 86.6 deg 0.6m
8 degrees 10m 90 deg 0.6m
6 degrees 0.5m 30.9 deg 0.9m
6 degrees 1m 51 deg 0.9m
6 degrees 1.5m 62.5 deg 0.9m
6 degrees 2m 69 deg 0.9m
6 degrees 5m 83 deg 0.9m
6 degrees 10m 88 deg 0.9m
4 degrees 0.5m 21.4 deg 1.3m
4 degrees 1m 38.5 deg 1.3m
4 degrees 1.5m 50.5 deg 1.3m
4 degrees 2m 58.6 deg 1.3m
4 degrees 5m 77.4 deg 1.3m
4 degrees 10m 84.6 deg 1.3m
4 degrees 20m 88.3 deg 1.3m
2 degrees 0.5m 11 deg 2.6m
2 degrees 1m 21.3 deg 2.6m
2 degrees 1.5m 30.4 deg 2.6m
2 degrees 2m 38.2 deg 2.6m
2 degrees 5m 63.5 deg 2.6m
2 degrees 10m 76.5 deg 2.6m
2 degrees 20m 83.6 deg 2.6m
2 degrees 60m 88.5 deg 2.6m

examples

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In this example I used rotated tilt to select a plane of focus through her hand and left eye using a Canon 1D Mark III with live preview to focus on her eye.

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