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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

Slightly better wide angle 60 mm vs 90 mm
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More than 30% better wide angle
Slightly cheaper $59.50 vs $488.19
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The best price we've seen is $429 cheaper (8.2x 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 lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Magnification Great zoom Help
1:1 (1)
Prime lens Fixed focal length prime lenses Help
Typically very sharp
Zoom range Poor zoom Help
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Compared to macro lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

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

Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

Macro lens

$899

Image stabilization Has image stabilization
Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM

Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM

Macro lens

$549 - $599

Sigma 70mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro Canon-ef

Sigma 70mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro Canon-ef

Macro lens

$506

Sigma 50mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro Canon-ef

Sigma 50mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro Canon-ef

Macro lens

$349

Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM

Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM

Low light lens

$1,999

Aperture Has a wider aperture
Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
Magnification Has worse macro
Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X Pro D Macro Canon-ef

Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X Pro D Macro Canon-ef

Macro lens

$371 - $379

Tamron 90mm f/2.8 SP Di MACRO VC USD Canon-ef

Tamron 90mm f/2.8 SP Di MACRO VC USD Canon-ef

Portrait lens

$733 - $749

Image stabilization Has image stabilization
Focus motor Lacks a silent focus motor

Tamron SP 90mm f/2.8 Di Macro Canon-ef Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Canon EF 135mm f/2L USM

Canon EF 135mm f/2L USM

Sports lens

$999

Aperture Wider aperture
Max focal length Better telephoto
Magnification Less magnification
Min focal length Worse wide angle
Rokinon 85mm f/1.4 Canon-ef

Rokinon 85mm f/1.4 Canon-ef

Low light lens

$269

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Auto focus Auto focus
Weight Slightly heavier

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

Advantages

Disadvantages

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

Low light lens

$110 - $115

Aperture Wider aperture
Weight Slightly lighter
Magnification Less magnification
Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM

Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM

Wide angle lens

$637 - $999

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Zoom range More zoom
Prime lens Is a zoom lens
Magnification Less magnification
Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 APO DG Macro Canon-ef

Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 APO DG Macro Canon-ef

Macro lens

$149

Max focal length Significantly better telephoto
Zoom range More zoom
Prime lens Is a zoom lens
Aperture Narrower aperture

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