Fuji lens promotion: Which one to get?

Started Jan 24, 2013 | Questions thread
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Jordan Norris
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Re: Fuji lens promotion: Which one to get?
In reply to MiWo, Jan 24, 2013

It's no secret that the 35mm is brilliant. It'll get the most use by far... and for the specific portrait/longer lens situations it's really easy to pick up a cheap 50mm, 85mm, or 105mm prime.

So far I've had the 35mm f/1.4 for 2months and it's been on the camera 95% of the time. I got Nikon 50mm f/1.8 Series E for $70 which has been perfect when I've needed it for portraits; tack sharp wide open too. I also just picked up an Asahi Takumar 105mm f/2.8 for $47 at a thrift shop; just waiting on my M42 adapter for that one. I hope it works out cause it's a brilliantly tiny lens with a smooth and snappy aperture ring and buttery manual focus.

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A decent camera that is with me always, is much better than precision tool that I leave at home.

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