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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
1x

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

$949

Image stabilization Has image stabilization
Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

Low light lens

$109 - $115

Aperture Has a wider aperture
Magnification Has worse macro
Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM

Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM

Macro lens

$549

Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM

Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM

Low light lens

$2,099

Aperture Has a wider aperture
Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
Magnification Has worse macro
Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM

Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM

Low light lens

$349

Aperture Has a wider aperture
Magnification Has worse macro
Sigma 105mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM Macro Canon-ef

Sigma 105mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM Macro Canon-ef

Macro lens

$499 - $669

Image stabilization Has image stabilization
Sigma 50mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro Canon-ef

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

Macro lens

$349

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

Advantages

Disadvantages

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
Nikon Nikkor AF-S 35mm f/1.8G DX

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 35mm f/1.8G DX

Low light lens

$170 - $177

Aperture Wider aperture
Min focal length Better wide angle
Magnification Less magnification
Max focal length Worse telephoto

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

Advantages

Disadvantages

Sigma 50mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro

Sigma 50mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro

Macro lens

$150 - $299

Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM

Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM

Lens

$149

Min focal length Slightly better wide angle
Weight Slightly lighter
Magnification Less magnification
Max focal length Slightly worse telephoto

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