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Author Topic: Why Canon won´t design fixed lenses wider than 11mm?  (Read 2130 times)

jolyonralph

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Re: Why Canon won´t design fixed lenses wider than 11mm?
« Reply #15 on: June 18, 2018, 08:05:24 AM »
Handy tip - don't use the 11-24 for portraits.  ;D


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Re: Why Canon won´t design fixed lenses wider than 11mm?
« Reply #15 on: June 18, 2018, 08:05:24 AM »

Michael Clark

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Re: Why Canon won´t design fixed lenses wider than 11mm?
« Reply #16 on: June 18, 2018, 10:30:15 AM »
Handy tip - don't use the 11-24 for portraits.  ;D

You've just got to know how to go low to use it.

http://hkvisuals.com/5-reasons-why-you-should-go-wide/

Some of the images at the above link are stunning. Most were shot from inches above the floor/ground.

Here's another example that's totally different.

Kris Meeke, Rally Italy Sardinia 2015 by Graham Lloyd, on Flickr

And this one:

https://flic.kr/p/Ubhpwq (the owner has embedding disabled)

https://www.linyangchen.com/Canon11-24mm/i-QwCtkZd

Pulau Ubin Wayang actors backstage Hungry Ghost Festival Fo Shan Teng Tua Pek Kong temple by Yangchen Lin, on Flickr
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Re: Why Canon won´t design fixed lenses wider than 11mm?
« Reply #16 on: June 18, 2018, 10:30:15 AM »