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Nifty Fifty

hobbo Plus
5 970 2 England
5 Mar 2013 6:58PM
I've, just treated myself to an Ebay Minolta AF Nifty Fifty to use on my Sony Alpha 55, it is functioning as it should, and I can't wait to put it through its paces.

I realise it will be great for Street Photography ( I do a fair bit of that)...

Any other ideas, to get the best use from it please?



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widtink 4 406 2 Scotland
5 Mar 2013 10:44PM
Its good for alot of situations , landscapes , portraits, low light situations its a real all rounder so enjoy Grin

thp2010 3 2 United States
7 Mar 2013 3:28PM
Nice purchase. Is it a 1.8 lens?
hobbo Plus
5 970 2 England
7 Mar 2013 4:44PM

Quote:Nice purchase. Is it a 1.8 lens?

Sadly no......it's the 1.7.......I have posted an example of what can do in my most recent post called Loop Rustique.

JJGEE 11 6.8k 18 England
7 Mar 2013 5:00PM
Looks like you have a bargain buy there Smile

Slightly cheaper than the new Zeiss 50mm F1.4 at circa 1,300 ! !

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