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05-08-2014, 06:32 AM   #16
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I own the DA 35 Macro limited the FA 50 & the FA 100 go-to Macro is the is hands down the best for real close up work.....that being said the DA35 Macro limited is an incredible lens and I'd never sell it.
If you are looking for another lens I would suggest the might never take that off you camera...

05-08-2014, 06:41 AM   #17
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My vote would be the DA 10-17 fisheye. Such a fun (and versatile) lens to use. It really will allow you to take photos that none of your other lenses could.
05-08-2014, 09:33 AM   #18
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If you are looking at multiple macro lenses consider what else you may wish to do with them.

I have a 100mm a 50mm and a 135mm on a bellows

A short macro (if true flat field macro) makes for a great copy lens, although this function has been largely replaced by flatbed scanners.

Longer macros are great for improved working distance and avoiding shadows in natural light situations.

2 the same FL would, to me, not add much too much to your system except weight
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Another vote for the DA 15 Limited. I have the 35 Limited also and I love it's sharpness and color rendering and as a walk around lens. If you already have the 40 limited you might want something wider and the 15 Limited is a terrific lens in its own right. It's small, light, and unobtrusive when you don't want to be conspicuous. It produces great star bursts too. Just my two cents.

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Thanks for all the advice so far.
Think I have made up my mind and will look at the DA 10-17mm and I will also see if I can find a manual 1:1 macro lens for a good price.
Always liked photos taken with a fisheye and it will be a good lens to my kit.
As much as I like the DA 35mm Ltd and the DA 15mm Ltd I think those two lenses will have to wait. If not a forum member like to donate the lenses
Again, thanks for all your thoughts so far

Will update this post so you know what I did get in the end

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