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What's your best shot with a Tamron lens?

joshwa e2
4 710 United Kingdom
3 Aug 2011 4:30PM
What are your best shots taken with a Tamron lens, and what lens did you use and why?

We're looking for some great examples of shots taken with Tamron lenses, and are planning on some exciting things with Tamron users.



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Ade_Osman e2
11 4.5k 36 England
3 Aug 2011 4:33PM
errrr......See my p/f and recent work!

Snapper e2
9 3.8k 3 United States Outlying Islands
3 Aug 2011 5:15PM
Are we talking about current, recent or discontinued Tamron lenses, I.E, Adaptalls?
Paul Morgan e2
13 16.1k 6 England
3 Aug 2011 5:36PM
The original adaptals or the adaptal 2`s Smile
fraser e2
10 631 14 Scotland
3 Aug 2011 6:21PM
SlowSong e2
6 4.8k 29 England
3 Aug 2011 6:24PM
If you set my pf to show 60 images and go to page 2 and there're a few candids of people taken with a Tamron 18-270mm (the older version). I use it more than I thought I would. I've used it for some Greenwich pictures too, but can't identify all of them here.
SlowSong e2
6 4.8k 29 England
3 Aug 2011 6:36PM
Oh, and my fox pic on page 1 is probably one of my best. Full zoom, hand held through double glazing.
User_Removed 10 17.9k 8 Norway
3 Aug 2011 9:40PM

Quote:The original adaptals or the adaptal 2`s


Steady guys... you're losing our Joshwa!!


Snapper e2
9 3.8k 3 United States Outlying Islands
3 Aug 2011 11:11PM
Ok, using the largely undiscovered SP 70-150 f2.8 Adaptall 2, I took this on the Fuji S2 Pro when I used to do some portraits.


With the SP 500mm f8 Adaptall 2 mirror lens, a feathered friend on a cold day, also on the S2 Pro


and with the old faithful SP 28-80 Adaptall 2 on my Konica FC-1, a rock that looks like a horse's head!


3 Aug 2011 11:27PM
Er... nice pics! Smile
Snapper e2
9 3.8k 3 United States Outlying Islands
3 Aug 2011 11:33PM

Quote:Er... nice pics! Smile

Thanks Jas. Pity the ones I'm taking nowadays aren't as good! Sad
3 Aug 2011 11:47PM
All improvements are for the worse! LOL !

I bought the Tamron DiII AF55-200mm f4-5.6 Macro which I took a few shots with at the time but haven't used it since. A budget lens, perhaps, but a useful addition, I thought.

I got caught up in a project which took up most of my time, in which I exclusively used wider angle lenses.

I bought it to compliment my Sigma 18-50mm lens - two lenses which would then cover most of my work.

However - later in the year perhaps! Smile
joshwa e2
4 710 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2011 11:31AM
Great shots - Just Jas, why not post some of your shots in this thread Smile
oldblokeh e2
3 925 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2011 11:53AM
Had fun at our model flying field with my Tamron 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di VC USD OBE DFC and bar.



oldblokeh e2
3 925 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2011 12:22PM
Or, if you prefer more natural aviators, here's one with the same lens.


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