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Why I chose to go for prime lenses

New article posted: why I chose to go for prime lenses
Nikon D700 with Nikkor's, Nikon 90x, Leica X2, Canon S100
Posted: 06/30/2013, 07:14:42 AM
Good luck with your new prime lenses.
Nikon Equipment, Nikon Lenses, Professional Photo Software
Posted: 06/30/2013, 16:08:03 PM
I understand and agree with what you are saying. Having recently bought a 10-20mm zoom to get the wide angle and depth of field I have been missing since my old Nikon FM, I have now just bought a fixed 40mm macro, which on my DX digital should fairly well equate to my old 'standard' lens on 35mm. No uploads from this lens as yet, but I am feeling good about using it rather than my standard zoom. Hope the experience goes well for you also and you get a large number of quality images in your portfolio, and also that you get to enjoy taking them that bit more.
Nikon D40
Posted: 07/02/2013, 01:46:51 AM
Thanks Suyerry! Neil, I think you will be surprised how universal one single fixed lens is - especially when it's a macro lens - again, I'm not against zoom lenses :)
Nikon D700 with Nikkor's, Nikon 90x, Leica X2, Canon S100
Posted: 07/02/2013, 07:12:58 AM
Thanks for sharing, I'm actually thinking in buying a fixed lens soon.
and equipment: - Nikkor 70-300 mm - Nikkor 18-105 mm...
Posted: 07/02/2013, 10:32:37 AM
Hi Martin. Are you THE Martin from the NZvillage.com community? I've been looking for him, because of an urgent need of experience-exchange ;) I'm the Annett with the 4 (now 5) children, and our emigration was crashed by the house buyers..., unfortunately. It would be VERY nice to hear from you. CU, bye, Annett
Posted: 07/15/2013, 04:26:02 AM
yeah, it's me :), it's been a while - don't tell me that ur still looking to immigrate to NZ?
Nikon D700 with Nikkor's, Nikon 90x, Leica X2, Canon S100
Posted: 07/15/2013, 06:21:41 AM
Hi, Martin, good to see you alway working on expanding your art! You never let yourself stay in a comfort zone :-) I really like my prime lenses, most of my photos are taken with them. Good luck!
Sony, Canon, Lightroom, Photoshop Elements, Mac, paints, pencils and b...
Posted: 07/15/2013, 15:45:37 PM
Yes, I'm still in love with down under and trying to immigrate. It would be pretty interesting, to have some e-mail chat with you ;) I have a few questions about your way to OZ and maybe my way... Would you contact me please? a.seidd@rocketmail.com
Edited: 08/11/2013, 15:25:22 PM
Thank you for sharing knowledge.
Good luck with your new prime lenses.
Nikon D90, Nikor 16-85 VR, Nikor 80-200 AFD, Nikor 50 f/1.8
Posted: 08/12/2013, 21:39:12 PM