Lens/adapter combination for an Africa trip on NEX 7?

Started Nov 5, 2012 | Discussions thread
swixtwix
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Re: Lens/adapter combination for an Africa trip on NEX 7?
In reply to stanwf, Nov 6, 2012

stanwf wrote:

What is a decent telephoto lens/adapter combination for a trip to Africa on my NEX 7? i have the 18-200LE.

Never been to Africa... jealous.

The 18-200LE is a great all around performer during the day  (I assume you'll be taking landscape and animals far away).  You may want a faster lens for low-light situation (evening get togethers, dinner)... either 50mm/1.8 or 30/2.8.  The Zeiss 24mm always produces stunning pictures from what I see, but at a premium.

Consider a light travel tripod to steady the telephoto shots.

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