Sigma EX DG 180mm, F3.5 Macros

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I've had this lens for years. I cannot give it up. It's a tad slow and can miss the focus, but when it hits, it is spectacular IMHO. I use it for macros and compressed landscapes. I don't use it enough. Here's one from a couple of years back on a Florida pond. I brought out the colors, light and textures in Lightroom. Taken with K1.

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Nice shot

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Great photo and great exposure.

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Wonderful lighting Don.

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Very nice picture.

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Lovely photo.

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DHAPhotography wrote:

I've had this lens for years. I cannot give it up. It's a tad slow and can miss the focus, but when it hits, it is spectacular IMHO. I use it for macros and compressed landscapes. I don't use it enough. Here's one from a couple of years back on a Florida pond. I brought out the colors, light and textures in Lightroom. Taken with K1.

The lighting is gorgeous. Almost painting like.

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Thanks, all. I kind of liked the image when I first saw it. A little pop in Lightroom went a long way.

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Great shot.  Yes the lens is amazing; had it but sold it unfortunately.

Dale

DHAPhotography wrote:

I've had this lens for years. I cannot give it up. It's a tad slow and can miss the focus, but when it hits, it is spectacular IMHO. I use it for macros and compressed landscapes. I don't use it enough. Here's one from a couple of years back on a Florida pond. I brought out the colors, light and textures in Lightroom. Taken with K1.

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Congratulations, you've got a Monet there.

Cheers,

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AlainCo wrote:

Congratulations, you've got a Monet there.

Cheers,

AlainCo

Thank you. Worked for me.

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