Originally Posted by druu
I think QC on the 24-70s may be bad at times. A lot of people reported that the original 24-70 had soft copies. They probably just need to be calibrated (there's a lens rentals article about that). the 24-70 is supposed to be 70-200 II sharp now. Which is insane for a mid range walk around zoom. and sharper than some primes now according to imatest results.
I pulled the trigger and bought one! It will arrive on Wednesday. Can't wait! What do I need to do to test it? I have a shoot coming up on Saturday, a 50th wedding anniversary, a great chance to try it. But I want to test it if I got a soft copy. I just don't know how.