Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4 STM review - Quality

Quality

To measure and compare the sharpness of the Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4 STM lens, I photographed the following scene with it and the EF-M 15-45mm at 32mm at all aperture settings. When set to 32mm, the EF-M 15-45mm has a maximum aperture a tad larger than f5.6, so crops from it start in the sequence below at f5.6 onwards. The crops are taken from the areas marked by the red rectangles.

 

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Above: Canon EF-M 32mm on EOS M50

 

 

Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4 STM. Corner crops from RAW

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Above: Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4 at f1.4. 100% crop from corner

 

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Above: Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4 at f2. 100% crop from corner

 

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Above: Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4 at f2.8. 100% crop from corner

 

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Above: Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4 at f4. 100% crop from corner

 

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Above left: Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4. Above right: Canon EF-M 15-45mm at 32mm. 100% crops from corners at f5.6

 

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Above left: Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4. Above right: Canon EF-M 15-45mm at 32mm. 100% crops from corners at f8

 

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Above left: Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4. Above right: Canon EF-M 15-45mm at 32mm. 100% crops from corners at f11

 

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Above left: Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4. Above right: Canon EF-M 15-45mm at 32mm. 100% crops from corners at f16

 

 

Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4 STM. Centre crops from RAW

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Above: Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4 at f1.4. 100% crop from centre

 

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Above: Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4 at f2. 100% crop from centre

 

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Above: Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4 at f2.8. 100% crop from centre

 

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Above: Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4 at f4. 100% crop from centre

 

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Above left: Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4. Above right: Canon EF-M 15-45mm at 32mm. 100% crops from centres at f5.6

 

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Above left: Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4. Above right: Canon EF-M 15-45mm at 32mm. 100% crops from centres at f8

 

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Above left: Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4. Above right: Canon EF-M 15-45mm at 32mm. 100% crops from centres at f11

 

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Above left: Canon EF-M 32mm f1.4. Above right: Canon EF-M 15-45mm at 32mm. 100% crops from centres at f16

 

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