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post #11 of 51
14-24 is the best UWA period. very fast. ive used it on my d5k before. works great.

i use the 12-24 for real estate. works good.

if u want panoramic views, either way, ud need more than 1 shot and stitch em together
Edited by iandroo888 - 5/27/11 at 1:04pm
 
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post #12 of 51
14-24 is meant for a 35mm camera with a very large aperture for a uwa (means it needs tons of expensive glass). that's the reason why it's so expensive
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post #13 of 51
60mm f/2.8 AF-S would make a good panorama lens. Sharp, little distortion.
post #14 of 51
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Thanks guys! I guess I'll go with the Nikon 14-24mm f/2.8, since most of the reviews on youtube say the 10-24mm feels really cheap and very plastic.

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Buy a D700.
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Lol how come? How much better is the D700 than the D7000?
     
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Do you know what the exposure triangle is?
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Originally Posted by DorkSterr View Post
Lol how come? How much better is the D700 than the D7000?
The D700 is a full-frame DSLR, which has sigificant advantages in high-ISO performance, dynamic range, DOF, etc.

Nice choice on the 14-24, though I still think the 12-24 or 10-24 are better for APS-C (unless you're going FF someday).
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I will never go full frame. Well, never is a long time I dont know what the future hold for me in photography but I'm perfectly fine with my crop body. Should I just save some money and go with the 12-24 or 10-24? Will I not be taking full advantage of the 14-24 without a full frame?
     
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I will never go full frame. Well, never is a long time I dont know what the future hold for me in photography but I'm perfectly fine with my crop body. Should I just save some money and go with the 12-24 or 10-24? Will I not be taking full advantage of the 14-24 without a full frame?
You won't be getting a real "Ultra" wide angle at 14mm, though it will still be pretty wide. However, IMO it wouldn't be pointless to get the 14-24, since, as I said, it's world class in terms of IQ.
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