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06-12-2013, 12:26 PM   #16
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QuoteOriginally posted by Vincent Caetano Quote
Hi
I'm having a lot of trouble deciding which of these lenses I should get. Yes I would obviously like the 55mm the most but it is much more expensive than the other two (over 200 more) and I'm not sure whether it's really worth paying that much more just to get the 1.4 and weather sealing.The 70mm looks nice although it just seems a tad bit small for my large hands.
So preferably a comparison between the 50mm and the 70mm, although if there are any good reasons why I should go for the 55mm, then please feel free to say.
I really just want it as a general lens for all types of photos. Mainly portraiture and maybe some macro.
Please post your images!!! There arn't enough photos on the internet from tthese three lenses! Especially the 50mm macro
Oh and one more thing. Does the 50mm have a metal exterior?

Thanks guys
Vincent
A macro lens compared to a poratrait lens compared to a tiny tele lens. Come on, make up your mind.
Need a portrait lens, need f1.4 get the 55mm. Need something small get the 70mm, need macro and don't care about large f-stop get the 50. 55 is the most modern design regarding weather sealing, AF, ...

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