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05-04-2010, 10:09 AM   #16
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QuoteOriginally posted by NeverSatisfied Quote
That and either the FA 50/1.4 or my current F 50/1.7; those two primes work nicely but I wouldn't mind the DA 15/4 to complete the set! I definitely favor primes over zooms for night photography, although I have used the DA 12-24 also. (Further proof that I need a DA 15! )

Although the FA 35 is sharp and fast, for night scenes I prefer it stopped down. FA 35, 30 sec. @ f8, ISO 100:

Awesome shot!

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My night kit:

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K50/1.2
K85/1.8

The 50/1.2 is the ultimate for night photography.

Phil.

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FA 35mm f/2.
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FA 35mm f/2.
+1

If not that lens, I have also taken quite a few lately with the DA40/DA21 combo on the K-x.

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If you are after wide and fast ... Sigma 30mm f/1.4 would fit the bill.
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Awesome shot!
Thanks! Of course silly me I had to take that in the dead of winter, that 30-second exposure felt like an eternity! Hey at least it got me out of the house!
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QuoteOriginally posted by gofour3 Quote
My night kit:

K2 Film Body
K28/2.0
K50/1.2
K85/1.8

The 50/1.2 is the ultimate for night photography.

Phil.
Awesome kit! I have M28/2 and K50/1,4, now I am saving for Carl Zeiss 100/2 macro
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