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What lense is next?
avatar April 19, 2016 01:28AM
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What lense should I get next?
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3 votes were received.
Nikon 20mm f/2.8D 1
 
33%
Rokinon 14mm 0
 
0%
Sigma 105 mm macro 1
 
33%
Save till you can afford a Rokinon Tilt/Shift 1
 
33%
Dude! Get a watch! 0
 
0%



I've got several lenses on my "wishlist" at the moment and I'm currently selling some watches, so I'm thinking of useful purposes for the money Laughing
1. Used Nikon 20 mm f/2.8D: my zoom lense goes down to 24 mm and esp. in the city I could use a tad more wide angle. Stopped down this lense is supposed to be very sharp.
2. Used or new Rokinon 14 mm lense: even more wide angle, but manual focus only which is a hassle: I could basically use it for cityscapes only. That being said: the picture quality of my Rokinon fish eye is excellent.
3. Sigma 105 mm macro lense. Until recently I really missed have a marco lense, at 105 mm it would make a nice portrait lense too (currently I usually use my 50 mm for that). However, the Olympus TG-4 I recently has a pretty good macro function. Although the level of detail is considerably less than my Nikon.
4. Save my pennies and sell some more stuff to get a Rokinon tilt/shift lense. I do a lot of cityscape, so that should come in real handy...
5. Get a watch instead Laughing
Subject Author Views Posted
What lense is next? Micha 904 April 19, 2016 01:28AM
Macro or maybe another option? Dre 781 April 20, 2016 05:13AM
The 16-35 mm gets excellent reviews, but the price tag Eek! (1300€) (n/t) Micha 765 April 20, 2016 09:01AM
How about the Tokina 16-28 f/2.8 then? Dre 759 April 21, 2016 05:15AM
Hmm, interesting alternative indeed (680 € here in Germany)... Micha 764 April 21, 2016 10:32AM
Crap - I just noticed that the front lense is curved - so no filters Crying (n/t) Micha 773 April 21, 2016 10:34AM
The cheaper Tokina 17-35 f/4 does have filter threads (n/t) Dre 771 April 21, 2016 10:54AM
hmm.... Envy (n/t) Micha 816 April 21, 2016 12:26PM
The 17-35 gets rather poor test results (unsharp near the edges even at f/13) - the 16-28 seems to do considerably better Confused (n/t) Micha 762 April 25, 2016 10:42AM
MIcha, are shooting with a crop body? I can't remember. If so the Tokina 11-16 2.8 is very good. (n/t) Cmoy 768 April 25, 2016 05:43AM
Nope, FF Cool (n/t) Micha 771 April 25, 2016 10:40AM
NICE! Thumbs Up Thumbs Up Cool (n/t) Cmoy 760 April 25, 2016 12:01PM
I love the capabilities at poor light Laughing (n/t) Micha 747 April 25, 2016 12:32PM
Me too! Laughing (n/t) Cmoy 755 April 25, 2016 01:20PM
Titl shift is awesome!!!!!! Thumbs Up Thumbs Up Envy (n/t) Cmoy 770 April 19, 2016 07:36AM
Your pics are not helping LOL (n/t) Micha 802 April 19, 2016 08:55AM
Tongue out Laughing (n/t) Cmoy 759 April 19, 2016 09:02AM
Trigger pulled, now the wait Angry Micha 718 May 04, 2016 05:16AM
Congarts!!!!! Thumbs Up Thumbs Up Laughing Oh! Oops Now the wait Crying (n/t) Cmoy 695 May 04, 2016 05:39AM



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