First wedding of the season D800E & DF . What do you think?

Started Jan 24, 2014 | Discussions thread
scokill Veteran Member • Posts: 4,769
Re: First wedding of the season D800E & DF . What do you think?

bmcdad wrote:

eric guzman wrote:

bmcdad wrote:

Thank you guys! I'm happy you liked this set I'm truly loving the DF with the 58 1.4. its becoming my go to combo. Thanks again.

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I really like your gallery, you are very talented, where do you think the 58 1.4 excels the most during the wedding sequences?, I am interested in this lens, I've seen a lot of great examples so far


Hi Eric,

When I walked into the bride's house in the morning on the day of. I found my self using the DF with the 58 the most... It was snowing and gloomy outside and the house was dimly lit. I have my DF set to black and white and Auto Iso I didn't want my shutter to go anywhere below 1/100s so with that set as my lowest shutter I left my aperture at 1.8 the whole time and didn't worry about the digital noise in my files. The Df excels in that area. Also the portability and light weight allowed me to move around the house from one room to the other without any hassle. I also have the camera set to Quite shutter and I find that very benificial for intimate moments during makeup and getting ready sessions and especially at the church during the ceremony. There is a special thing about the rendering of that lens that is very hard to describe in words. The bokeh for sure is very smooth but that is only one aspect of the lens. It's an incredible portrait lens and I find my self using it more and more since I've gotten it. I personally think you will love the lens. Hopefully you find my input helpful to you.



Making not Taking!

Just goes to show all this talk about this and that is pro gear, this is not, crippled this and that, pretty much useless.  Those are fantastic images.

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