differences

Reasons to consider the Tamron SP 90mm f/2.8 Di Macro Canon EF

Slightly better telephoto 90 mm vs 60 mm
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50% more reach, less perspective distortion
Tamron SP 90mm f/2.8 Di Macro Canon EF Learn more about
the Tamron SP 90mm f/2.8 Di Macro Canon EF

Reasons to consider the Canon EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USM

Shorter 70 mm vs 97 mm
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Around 30% shorter
Better wide angle 60 mm vs 90 mm
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More than 30% better wide angle
Slightly cheaper $59.50 vs $339.00
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The best price we've seen is $280 cheaper (5.7x less)
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the Canon EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USM

similarities

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Wide minimum Very wide aperture Help
f/32
Magnification Great zoom Help
1:1 (1)
Prime lens Fixed focal length prime lenses Help
Typically very sharp
Auto focus Auto focus Help
Easier to use

LensHero is not aware of any interesting weaknesses shared by these two products.

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

LensHero is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

LensHero is not aware of any interesting weaknesses shared by these two products.

competitors

Canon EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USM Competitors

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

Low light lens

$60

Aperture Wider aperture
Length Shorter
Wide minimum Significantly wider aperture
Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM

Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM

Lens

$129

Length Shorter
Min focal length Slightly better wide angle
Wide minimum Significantly wider aperture
Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 Macro

Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 Macro

Macro lens

$899 - $1,049

Magnification Much more magnification
Auto focus Auto focus

Tamron SP 90mm f/2.8 Di Macro Canon EF Competitors

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Samyang 100mm f/2.8 ED UMC Macro Sony Alpha

Portrait lens

$545

Auto focus Auto focus

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