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rpt

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Re: Need some advise: light sensitive lens indoors
« Reply #15 on: November 10, 2012, 08:50:10 PM »
What exactly is a "light sensitive" lens?  I don't think I've seen that term in this context before.
He means small f number...

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Re: Need some advise: light sensitive lens indoors
« Reply #15 on: November 10, 2012, 08:50:10 PM »

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Re: Need some advise: light sensitive lens indoors
« Reply #16 on: November 11, 2012, 04:31:05 AM »
Small f number, or in other words a high aperture, allowing you to shoot with lower iso or exposure time.
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Re: Need some advise: light sensitive lens indoors
« Reply #17 on: November 11, 2012, 06:27:38 AM »
Small f number, or in other words a high aperture, allowing you to shoot with lower iso or exposure time.
Yup! Fast lens...

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Re: Need some advise: light sensitive lens indoors
« Reply #18 on: November 11, 2012, 06:29:13 AM »
What exactly is a "light sensitive" lens?  I don't think I've seen that term in this context before.


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Re: Need some advise: light sensitive lens indoors
« Reply #19 on: November 11, 2012, 06:35:25 PM »
The tamron has a 5 or 6 year warrantee, it's almost not worth worrying about a manufacturing defect here and there you'll discover it long before the period is up. I'm thinking the tamron will be my next purchase once it comes down in price. I have trouble paying 1300 for a third party lens.

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Re: Need some advise: light sensitive lens indoors
« Reply #19 on: November 11, 2012, 06:35:25 PM »