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First shots with new Tamron Lens.
Posted By: dws1117, 01-05-2008, 04:50 PM

I've had the camera for a little over a year and I've finally been able to add a new lens. Picked up a Tamron 70-300mm 1:2 F/4-5.6 DI LD Macro. One day when funds are more plentiful and I've learned a lot more I'll upfrade to fancier lenses. For now this will be just fine for my needs.

These are some of the first shots with the new lens.




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01-05-2008, 05:07 PM   #2
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You know, sometimes the cheap lenses do just fine, These shots are great, and I've had similar luck with my DA55-200, even with the kit lens... now that i've got the 50mm f/1.4 it hasn't left my camera. that said, that lens isn't expensive either... and i couldn't be happier with any of them! great shots, particularly the contrast of #2.
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They look pretty darn good to me. I've been shooting with a Sigma 70-300 APO DG macro for about a year now with good results. I just picked up a Bigma for a little more reach.

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I have this lens and even if I got nicer lenses I'm sure this one would still stay in my bag.

Great shots, I especially like the leaf!

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gotta be happy with the results from this lens.
I have the Pentac 75-300 ... albeit a cheap lens ... and not meant to be the best lens around ... it produces images that I am happy with.

Also makes it more challenging to try and produce good images with such an inferior product.
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