Europe with One Lens

Started May 4, 2013 | Discussions thread
JohnAC Regular Member • Posts: 262
Re: Europe with One Lens

I am about to do Europe with the Nex-7. Did it also last year and took the Zeiss 24 and the SEL-18200 18-200. I found this to be a useful combination, often leaving the 18-200 on the camera, but when light became poor, or I wanted the superb quality of the Zeiss for a special shot, or I was just doing street shooting or wanted to be less conspicuous I just took the Zeiss. The Zeiss is a great walk-around lens but I found that it was sometimes a bit wide, and lack of OSS was a bit restrictive. I have just acquired the SEL3518 OSS and love it, so will take that with me this trip along with the others and see what works best. Personally I would not want to rely only on a 24mm prime for the varying scenes you might be be faced with in Europe.

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Sony a9 Sony FE 35mm F2.8 Sony FE 70-200 F4 Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM Sony 1.4x Teleconverter (2016) +2 more
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