[Need Advice] Moving from 35mm to 55mm for street photography?

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Riquez
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Re: [Need Advice] Moving from 35mm to 55mm for street photography?
In reply to Angrymagpie, 1 month ago

I wouldn't say you should 'move' but rather supplement. Use whatever takes your fancy that day, or carry both lenses around.

Personally I did the reverse. I started street pics with 50mm f1.4 (equiv. to 75mm on my NEX6), then I went to 35 f1.8  (52mm) then to 28+speed booster  f2 (still 28mm)

Having the choice of all 3 is nice & I just use what I feel some affinity for on a particular day.

With some careful shopping & if you don't mind MF you can cover a lot of options for cheap. My 3 options above cost a total of under $600 combining native & legacy options.

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