1st lens for 6D or 5Dx: 24-70mm f2.8 or 35mm f1.4?

Started Feb 4, 2013 | Discussions thread
Lemming51 Forum Pro • Posts: 14,596

Einst Stein wrote:

I want the opinion about the apple vs. the orange.

The 35mm f1.4 vs. 24-70mm f2.8.

Both are fine lenes, either would be suitable as a first lens.  Pick the one that better suits your purpose.  Zoom obviously has greater utility on a wide range of subjects.

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