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ConsAreLiars Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-26-08 02:23 AM
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5. Remember that a cropped 50mm shot is the same as a full frame telephoto
is all respects except the maximum level of detail possible. In practice, the shots you get by cropping a hand held 50/1.8 are probably about as sharp as a 135/3.5 under low light conditions.
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  -"Thrifty Fifty" shots. JeffR  Feb-25-08 10:56 PM   #0 
  - I have never had one, but considered  WannaJumpMyScooter   Feb-25-08 11:30 PM   #1 
  - Interesting point  JeffR   Feb-25-08 11:37 PM   #2 
  - I can only speak from a Nikon point of view, but 50 is 50 I guess  NV Whino   Feb-26-08 12:03 AM   #3 
  - Thanks for your comments!  JeffR   Feb-26-08 12:30 AM   #4 
  - Remember that a cropped 50mm shot is the same as a full frame telephoto  ConsAreLiars   Feb-26-08 02:23 AM   #5 
  - Thanks. That's good advice.  JeffR   Feb-26-08 03:38 PM   #9 
  - The 50mm is the other lens I got with my new camera.  soup   Feb-26-08 05:36 AM   #6 
  - That's an irresistable portrait.  JeffR   Feb-26-08 03:46 PM   #10 
  - I liked mine on my full-frame sensor, on a crop-sensor it felt too tight  DS1   Feb-26-08 10:49 AM   #7 
  - That's a nice lens...  Blue_In_AK   Feb-26-08 12:13 PM   #8 
  - OK this is all your fault  mth44sc   Feb-29-08 05:05 PM   #11 
  - Now that there's a gorgeous portrait!  JeffR   Feb-29-08 06:55 PM   #12 
  - Where did you get my dog?????  Whoa_Nelly   Mar-01-08 03:42 PM   #13 
  - This lens shoudl be in every Canon shooters'  Maestro   Mar-02-08 09:27 AM   #14 
 

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