Prime Lens - Focal Length Equal Human Eye 2/2
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Show me your very best picture using a prime length equal to human eye (43 mm AFAIK). A normal prime lens was usually 40-55mm on "full frame" SLRs - in practice, it was most commonly 50mm supplied as a "kit" lens. Building a lens of this focal length seems to be rather easy, there are a lot of very nice and sometimes even cheap lenses out there. Aperture (F stop) and DOF (depth of field) shouldn't matter, but I expect some beautiful examples of (very) narrow depth of field. Please do confine to available light (no flash) and leave any macro shots in the drawer.
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Monday, 1st April, 2013 (GMT)
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This 1947 Ford Tractor has been in continuous use since it was purchased new by my wife's grandfather. Things used to be built to last....... Shot on Kodak Ektar film with a 1969 Nikon F Photomic FTn and a 1966 50mm f/1.4 AutoNikkor-S.
|Submitted:||Wednesday, 10th April, 2013 10:50 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Tuesday, 9th April, 2013|
|Focal length:||50 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/1000 sec|
|Notes:||Camera: Nikon F Photomic FTn; Lens: 50mm f/1.4 AutoNikkor-S; Film: Kodak Ektar 100. Scanned with a Nikon CoolScan V ED at 4000 dpi. No post processing other than and re-sizing to 1800 pixels wide using Capture NX.|
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