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11-18-2010, 05:49 AM   #16
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Everyone is different. I have several nice 50s. I have found that I don't use them very much for portraits. OTOH, DA40 takes more shots on my bodies than any other prime. If I had to have only one, it would be the DA40.

The only time I seem to reach for 50mm for a portrait is when I am going for a really thin DOF. Then, it is usually the Cosina 50/F1.2. Even then, more often than not, I'll get my thin DOF with the FA77.


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