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02-14-2009, 11:04 AM   #1
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What is your most used Lens/focal length

I'm trying to see what distance most people shoot at. You know... whats your comfort zone for your pictures.
It dosen't have to be a certain lens. I notice I shoot more at 17mm with my Tammy 17-50mm.

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02-14-2009, 11:11 AM   #2
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300mm. (It varies a lot, but that's my most used prime FL, and is within the zoom range of my most used zoom.)
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43mm FF.....
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I really like my 40mm pancake as its focal length is about what the human eye sees. I hardly use the kit lens anymore unless I absolutely need the wider angle.

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What's on the K10D

In terms of time on body, the FA35/2 is semi-perma mounted to the K10D, but I might shoot 5 to 10 images at a time.

In terms of number of images on my hard drive, DA55~300 above 250. That's because I use it to shoot my son playing Lacrosse and I might take 200 shots at a game.

I could get by with just those two lenses - and maybe I should!! Pretty evenly divided otherwise since other lenses are mounted for specific purposes.

KX, MESuper
Stored with lenses unmounted, so whatever is necessary for the day each time I use them.

55mm. Or 50mm.
Just got it Tuesday - first roll not complete yet.

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02-14-2009, 12:02 PM   #6
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I'm pretty much with Monochrome. When the 70-300 is on the camera, I'm taking a lot of shots with it. But I usually have one of my wider lenses on it.
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Seems to be around 35-50mm for me. I wish Lightroom would implement the focal length search already.
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i used to be had a lot of 50's

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50mm on the LX.

And 35mm on my olympus XA (fixed lens :P)
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I think, I use the 16-50 mostly (and the 28-70 in film days), but the 70-200 with emphasize on the longer end, is nearly equivalent.

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Recently the K 200 2.5 spends more time on the camera than most.

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I've found that most of my shots so far have been around 35mm. I've only had my camera since September and I'm still shooting with the 18-55mm kit, so we'll see what the average is when I've had a few more shots (and another lens or three) under my belt. Very interesting question though.
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Manual K10D - 55mm f/1.8
normal K10D - 90mm f/2.8
mint Spotmatic - 50mm f/1.4
freebie Spotmatic - still need to use it yet.
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35mm, on a film camera.


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