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

Better wide angle 60 mm vs 90 mm
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More than 30% better wide angle
Slightly cheaper $59.50 vs $292.79
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The best price we've seen is $233 cheaper (4.9x less)
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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

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

Compared to macro 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

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 50mm f/1.8 II

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

Low light lens

$100 - $110

Aperture Has a wider aperture
Magnification Has worse macro
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
Sigma 70mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro Canon-ef

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

Macro lens

$530

Tamron SP 60mm f/2 Di II LD Macro Canon-ef

Tamron SP 60mm f/2 Di II LD Macro Canon-ef

Macro lens

$500 - $524

Aperture Has a wider aperture
Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM

Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM

Low light lens

$369

Aperture Has a wider aperture
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 SP 90mm f/2.8 Di Macro Canon-ef Competitors

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Disadvantages

Rokinon 85mm f/1.4 Canon-ef

Rokinon 85mm f/1.4 Canon-ef

Low light lens

$239

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Auto focus Auto focus
Weight Slightly heavier
Sigma 85mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM Canon-ef

Sigma 85mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM Canon-ef

Low light lens

$969

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Magnification Less magnification
Lowest price More expensive

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

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No significant competitors found that are specific to the Canon EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USM.

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