macro choices: oly 60mm or PL45?

Started Nov 15, 2012 | Discussions thread
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P.S. (Re: Macro Rings/Tubes)
In reply to joesilver, Nov 15, 2012

Yes, I'm aware that you don't need to use macro rings or tubes with a macro lens. However, from what I've read and the sample images I've seen, if you're going to use rings/tubes at all, it seems that they work better with macro lenses than with non-macro lenses. I don't think I'd be satisfied with the extremely narrow depth of field that a non-macro lens produces with extension tubes.

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