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Old Apr 19, 2006, 12:36 PM   #11
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kamla wrote:
if i get the canon lens, it will let me take close up of my fish thank right..
You can but this Canon lens is not the best tool for this situation (on top of the tubes) regardless: :idea:
1. Most likely you'll need a flash (or two) so I don't believe IS will help here...
2. A polarizer will probably be required to get rid of the reflection from the glass tank - This filter will take away another 2-3 stops so I would go with a faster lens as well to judge the effect of that polarizer when you rotate it in dim light
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Old May 4, 2006, 9:55 PM   #12
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Just received mine today, nice lens.* I used to do a lot of macro work with film, this should be much better, no more waiting for development. I prefer this lens to the 100mm as its much lighter, easy to use.You'll like it, very sharp.Denis
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Old May 13, 2006, 10:21 PM   #13
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If you're going to use extension tubes w/ef-s lens, the tubes should be Canon.
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