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Sigma 50mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM -SIGMALUX-

 
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A few more with my 5D (both went to Sigma NY today)

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Sep 12, 2008 22:42

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I posted some shots on prior pages around the house.

I just did some product shots in the studio tonight and they turned out absolutely incredible, I wish I could post them, sigh.

Sep 12, 2008 22:49 as a reply to ef2's post 7 minutes earlier.

moew!!!!!

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A quick snap at f/1.4:

1/125s f/1.4 at 50.0mm iso800
Processed in Capture One 4 with sharpness disabled, only adjustment was WB.

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The bokeh from this lens is really great, very creamy...Love it.

Sep 15, 2008 15:55

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Another quick snap at f/1.4:

1/40s f/1.4 at 50.0mm iso400
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What's not to like about this lens? It looks great!

Sep 15, 2008 21:02

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Like the hat btw.

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hef wrote in post #6313726external link
What's not to like about this lens? It looks great!

Yep. It is looking pretty good :) .

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Like the hat btw.

When winter comes, I've got the warmest head in town :D .

Sep 16, 2008 07:58

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My sigma 50mm f1.4 HSM comes tomorrow...... also, i noticed that you can't find the nikon 50mm f1.4 anywhere...

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F/2

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This one had a little sharpness added (250, .4, 3)

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Sep 16, 2008 18:55 as a reply to hef's post 9 hours earlier.

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Very nice.... the brown truck should arrive soon... can't wait!

Sep 17, 2008 10:29

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Hey thanks,

I'm keeping my fingers crossed for you :) .

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thatkatmat wrote in post #6293263external link
OK, well, you may or may not know I have both the 50L and the EX 50 Sigma, I was hoping the Siggie would replace my 50L so I could move the L and spend some of the difference on a 24L or a new body or whatever.
In the end, the L wins for me, 1.2 just gives me the "pop" I want. 1.4 just isn't the same. If I was choosing between the Sigma and the EF 50/1.4 I'd be all over the Sigma with no reservations, IMO......it smokes the EF 50/1.4 in sharpness wide open (at least the EF 50/1.4 I had )
The build is much better too, just overall worth the extra $175 I think. AF is perfect on 1.6 crop and FF and decently fast (fast enough) and color and contrast are fine too. Overall....a winner in my book, just as long as it's not competuing against the L:)

So....Back to Adorama it goes....

You change your mind? I noticed your 50L for sale...

I still prefer shots from the 50L....IMHO....

Sep 17, 2008 10:44

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2shadows

are you still sending back your Sigma 50?

Sep 17, 2008 10:50

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lukeap69 wrote in post #6325380external link
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are you still sending back your Sigma 50?

No. Not yet. I'm actually about to go out and try some street photography with it to give it a real world work out. In the end, I doubt I'll send it back. I posted some sharpness tests - it's still on hte front page of this forum - and it does pretty well. the AF is "adequate" at this point, but I'll know more after today.

Sep 17, 2008 11:01

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