Prime portrait lens for 7D?

Started Feb 27, 2013 | Questions thread
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Re: Prime portrait lens for 7D?
In reply to driz, Feb 27, 2013

I wouldn't use a lens wider than 50mm for portraits because a wide angle lens tends to make people's faces look distorted--- like if the nose is closest to the lens it will be larger and out-of-proportion to the face. I'd suggest Sigme 50mm 1.4 or Canon 85 1.8.


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