Decent manual focus landscape lens?

Started Mar 28, 2013 | Questions thread
EinsteinsGhost
Forum ProPosts: 10,695Gear list
Like?
Re: Decent manual focus landscape lens?
In reply to JAGmtb, Mar 28, 2013

50mm will be too narrow for most landscape applications. In fact, 35mm would be limiting usually. And there are plenty of very good 24mm options. How much is your budget?

I had a Soligor 24mm f/2.8 (made by Tokina) on Minolta MD mount that was excellent but heavy (full metal and a huge front element) and had it delivered for $40.

Also, why not consider Sigma 19mm? And what is it that you don't like about the 16mm? Its 24mm equivalent FoV is rare for a prime lens.

 EinsteinsGhost's gear list:EinsteinsGhost's gear list
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-F828 Sony SLT-A55 Sony Alpha NEX-6 Sigma 18-250mm F3.5-6.3 DC OS HSM Sony 135mm F2.8 (T4.5) STF +12 more
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Post (hide subjects)Posted by
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow