I'd be interested to see shots taken with the canon 50/1.4 lens at its largest aperture size. Images that leverage the shallow DoF would be interesting, as well as images that were shot @ f/1.4 because of the lack of light. Thanks!
Joined Feb 2006
Joined Feb 2006
Thanks I'm actually more interested to see how the large aperture is used in real-world situations. I happen to own the 50/1.4, but I've never gotten around learning how to properly use it, and I'm embarassed of how little I use it. So, I'm basically looking for some motivation
f1.4, 1/160. no sharpening, shot raw.
5DII and a few L lenses.
Nice shot, George. Great example!
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Feb 17, 2006 06:27 as a reply to SuzyView's post |
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Canon 20D with EF 50/1.4
some cameras, some lenses,
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Joined Aug 2001
Here's one from last year that I posted.....no longer own the lens only because I found that with my 1.3 crop 1D, 50mm just didn't seem 'right'. Great optic though........hard to find a sharper piece of glass for that price!!
Camera: Canon 1D
Shutter speed: 1/500 sec
Exposure mode: Manual
Flash: External E-TTL
Metering mode: Evaluative
Drive mode: Single frame shooting
Lens: 50.0 mm
Focal length: 50.0mm
AF mode: One-shot AF
Joined Aug 2003
I have a little gallery here of our regular high-school reunionette, which was held at the darkest corner of a dark pub, lit mostly by few candles, so purely due to the lack of light all pics were shot at f/1.4 ISO 3200 and are yet underexposed. WB purposefully yellowish to maintain candle-lit atmosphere.
Canon 35/1.4 | Canon 50/1.4 | Canon 135/2 | Canon 17-40/4 | Canon 24-105/4 | Canon 70-300/4.5-5.6
Joined Apr 2005
I don't know what good composition is.... Sometimes for me composition has to do with a certain brightness or a certain coming to restness and other times it has to do with funny mistakes. There's a kind of rightness and wrongness and sometimes I like rightness and sometimes I like wrongness. Diane Arbus
Joined Jan 2005
Yorkshire Born n Bred.
Feb 17, 2006 10:28 as a reply to Sean-Mcr's post |
Exif is embedded. 50mm @ f/1.4
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Joined Jul 2005
Feb 17, 2006 10:48 as a reply to busterboy's post |
I have at least one. I will try to post when I get home....
Joined Jul 2005
Here's a couple from the technical museum here in Copenhagen, Denmark. First is a sample of dof and the other for lowlight:
Let me just say this again, i dont understand why people complain about softness at 1.4 I really consider this more of a feature.
((¯`•.¸hemuni¸.•´¯)) 1000D • 85F1.8 • 50F1.4 • 28F2.8 • 18-55IS • YN565EX - POTN gallery
Joined Jan 2006
Feb 17, 2006 12:05 as a reply to hemuni's post |
Here is one taken in low light, and with the great shallow DOF of this lens. My daughter was asleep (while waiting for new year 2006 to come in !). Taken with EOS 5D, 50mm f/1.4, at 1.4, 1/80 sec, ISO 1600, no flash.
Joined Nov 2004
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