Six of the Most Common and Annoying Types of Lens Aberration

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In a perfect world, our camera lenses would recreate what we see with perfect accuracy. We’re close, but physics isn’t always that easy to work around. What we often end up dealing with are optical aberrations, which manifest as a number of different imperfections in our photos. Some of them are easy fixes, and others are just part of being a photographer. Here’s an overview of the six main lens aberrations you might encounter.

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