portraiture lens help ??!

Started Dec 24, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: portraiture lens help ??!
In reply to roaddogg99, Dec 26, 2012

I just got the 85mm f/1.8g for Christmas and, while I'm still experimenting with it, I love what I've seen so far. I think the 50mm is too short for your stated purpose, though admittedly an otherwise handy lens, as 85mm is at the wider end of the portrait range for full frame.

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