Sophie Wilson

Sophie Wilson

Lives in United Kingdom United Kingdom
Has a website at www.sophie.org.uk
Joined on Sep 1, 2000
About me:

Pentax K5 and Kx. Pentax DA 14 f2.8, FA 35 f2, FA 50 f1.4, DA 70 f2.4, FA* 85 f1.4, Tamron SP 90 1:1 Macro f2.8, Pentax FA 100 f3.5, A 135 f2.8, A 200 f4, FA* 300 f4.5 and FA* 400 f5.6. Pentax DA 12-24 f4, Sigma 18-50 EX f2.8 DC, Pentax DA18-135WR f3,5-5.6, Tamron 28-75 XR Di f2.8, Pentax DA* 50-135 f2.8, Sigma 70-200 EX f2.8, Tamron 18-250 LD Di II, Sigma 135-400 APO. Tamron 1.4x TC, Pentax 1.7x AF TC, Sigma 2x EX TC. Epson Stylus Photo 870, AF360 FGZ. Fuji F10. Panasonic TZ4. Panasonic GF3 + Lumix G Vario X 14-42, Lumix G Vario 45-200 f4-5.6, Lumix G 20 f1.7, Lumix G 14 f2.4.

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  • Its a big lens - bigger than the A mount 70-300 G, heavier than this lens plus the EA4 adaptor - which I find doesn't make it as nice to use even though it adds OSS to the mix. So I use it far ...
  • I may have a good copy of the A mount 70-300 G - it seems to be as sharp as the Sigma 150-500 HSM OS (current version - previous ones were softer) and both are as good as my Pentax FA* 400 (at ...
  • Yes, the latest Sigma 150-500 OS is a decent lens - I use one on my Nikon D800. Obviously you need to be at f7.1 (my fave) or f8 with it, so you are challenged on low light. With any long lens the ...
  • I have the 70-200 FE. I also have the Sony A mount 70-300 G lens which I use via the LA-EA4 adaptor - I bought this combination first and followed through with the 70-200 purchase simply because I ...
  • Yes, indeed, 70-200 isn't a very long lens, particularly for birding. There's an advantage to using long lens on full frame cameras - particularly on the A7r, but it also applies to the A7 a little ...
  • I've yet to clean my A7r, but I have cleaned my D800 and my Pentax cameras and also my father's 5D. I have a Rocket Air blower, use that first. Then the right size of PEC Pad and Eclipse fluid, ...
  • I use the Markins PS-A7 (with the associated part to make it into an L bracket - the combination bolts together with a single screw and is very rigid). It fits the camera well - no problems ...
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