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Originally Posted by SlickMeister View Post
I hear you and feel that 10mm may be divine. I went to the store and tried the Tamron 17-50 and was completely satisfied by the 17mm. More importantly in my situation to be my walkabout lens I need the 50mm length covered and 70mm is a great bonus. Slight issue with the Sigma is the variable aperture but I'll live. I'll be selling my nifty fifty to help fund the purchase as I don't want to trouble the parents with business being down at the moment. So a UWA isn't for me at the right now I don't think.
In that case, the Sigma 17-70 is a good choice, though I don't it would be worth selling your 50mm personally.
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In that case, the Sigma 17-70 is a good choice, though I don't it would be worth selling your 50mm personally.
I hate the mistakes I make when posting on an iPhone.

However, I don't want to really sell especially after taking some great shots last night at Æ’2.5 yesterday. However, I really want that wide angle so I will sell it now and buy it again later on when I can.
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Does anyone know a good way to colour calibrate a monitor for free? There are a few suggestions on the internet but I was just wondering if you guys had any recommendations. Thanks
Print out a nice picture and try to match it while holding it to the monitor.

I don't like to spend much time doing it manually, but using OCN, the post background should be a very faint gray/blue color. If it's white (check with this white text) then your monitor is probably off.
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Print out a nice picture and try to match it while holding it to the monitor.

I don't like to spend much time doing it manually, but using OCN, the post background should be a very faint gray/blue color. If it's white (check with this white text) then your monitor is probably off.
Cheers . It's only because my 2nd monitor is a bit blue when compred to the main one and I thought it might be important to get both monitors looking the same at the least.
    
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