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 $282.81
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The best price we've seen is $223 cheaper (4.8x less)
Canon EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USM Learn more about
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 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

Macro lens

$839

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Max focal length Slightly better telephoto
Length Longer
Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

Low light lens

$115

Aperture Wider aperture
Length Shorter
Wide minimum Significantly wider aperture
Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 Macro

Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 Macro

Macro lens

$940 - $1,049

Magnification Much more magnification
Auto focus Auto focus

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

Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM

Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM

Low light lens

$1,763 - $1,899

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Length Slightly shorter
Wide minimum Much wider aperture
Canon TS-E 90mm f/2.8

Canon TS-E 90mm f/2.8

Tilt-shift lens

$1,399

Tilt-shift Tilt-shift lens
Auto focus Auto focus
Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

Macro lens

$839

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Lowest price More expensive

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