Gears: Leica R6 and Leitz Leica Summicron-R 35/2.0, on Kodak 200 Negative
Location: Teluk Ketapang Beach, Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
IMO, the fewer the lens elements, the more you have to stop down to get adequate sharpness in the plane of focus. This results in less blitzed out backgrounds in actual use. This applies to 3 element lenses vs. Tessars vs. Planars.