Considering selling my SEL 16 and adaptors and replacing with the Nikon 1 6.7-13 VR...

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Considering selling my SEL 16 and adaptors and replacing with the Nikon 1 6.7-13 VR...
Jan 30, 2013

... am I making the right choice?

The nikon will cost me about £180 more than i'll get for the 16 + UWA + Fisheye, but its stabilised, from what ive seen has better IQ and a much smaller overall package. I'm also considering selling my 18-55 as well as my Tamron 18-200 that im already trying to get rid of.

My intended general purpose set up is.

NEX 5N + sigma 19 and SEL 35. Great for low light, wide angle and general use.

V1 + 6.7-13 and 30-110. landscape and outdoor telephoto use. may be some indoor wide angle use. fast autofocus.

I also have my manual lenses for my NEX for when I need a specific use (portrait, gigs, macro).

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Ben Williams - UK
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NEX 5N / E 18-55. E 16. UWA. Fisheye. Sigma 19. / Minolta MC 50 1.4. Tamron 90 2.5 Macro. Vivitar 100 3.5 Macro. Soligor 135 2.8 / Raynox DCR-250.
Nikon V1 / N1 10-30. N1 30-110.
Sony TX10.
Selling: Tamron 18-200 NEX (£330)
Shopping list: NEX6 + 16-50 (replace 5N + 18-55) (if £650). SEL3518 (if £300).

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX10 Sony Alpha NEX-5N Nikon 1 V1 Sony E 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 OSS Sony E 16mm F2.8 Pancake +3 more
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