arnie1

arnie1

Lives in Australia Brisbane, Australia
Joined on Aug 5, 2006

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  • You might be right :-). That said, I let the 35L go, preferred the Sigma Art… believe it or not, for better focus consistency and sharper @ 1.4. But holy or not, I was starting to believe that the ...
  • Yes, I agree, GB (Joe) gets the most out of every lens and has a unique style. For me, it’s so much easier to use the 35 for effect than the 24… but I might just be lazy :-). Then I’m referring to ...
  • Created discussions 24 1.4 - what for?
    For the majority of my pictures, I’m using prime lenses. This is particularly true for focal lengths 35 and over, less so under 35 as my 16-35 L IS is becoming the main workhorse at these focal ...
  • Interesting answers. Even though some are like me, even with similar or exactly the same lenses to constitute their “whole trinity”, people are more pragmatic (what lenses will serve me the best ...
  • Few years back the holy trinity in lenses were considered to be 35L, 85L and 135L… at least by some. Now the landscape has changed, Sigma has entered the market with the Art series and some prefer ...
  • Interesting story. And very good pictures. I’m investigating suitable setup for underwater photography and this looks like a good starting point. Good luck with your future UW photography
  • Congratulation! It’s a very good lens and not only for Aurora shots :-) Remember warm clothing, preferably bring a headlight and a spare battery. And finally, one trick I use for lenses with auto ...
  • The lights can be dancing around pretty fast. If that’s the case one prefers short exposure time, like 1-4 sec, otherwise the lights get foggy. Often, this means f1.8-2.8. On the other hand, if ...
  • The faster, the better so 28/1.8, if any good close to wide open, should be fine. But it’s probably not wide enough if you want to include some landscape. Sigma 18-35/1.8 or Tokina 11-16/2.8 comes ...
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