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03-21-2012, 06:20 AM   #16
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Get the 17-50 first. When you get primes, you will adore them even more I would go for 15/4, 35/2.4 and 50/1.8 later on, and hold out for WR Limited Primes (if it happens).


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I've also had the 21mm Limited and am sorry I sold it..................I'll get another in the future...
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You made the right choice I think you'll like the Tamron.
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Be sure you post some pictures and let us know how it turns out.

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I am using the Tamron 17-50 instead of primes for critical work on tripod. I sometimes switch to a 50mm prime for a bit more resolution at that focal length. I suggest the DA70 as a complimentary prime - or a Sigma 70mm macro. Both are fine optics in the portrait range.
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