#2 was very nice. If possible, stop down your lens using aperture mode to f11 or f16 and use higher ISO numbers to keep shutter speed faster. Noise is always better than blur when there is a choice between the two evils.
Sony A57 with 18-55 kit lens, Sony A200 and Sony H70
50mm f3.5 Minolta Maxxum macro
24mm f2.8 Minolta Maxxum
100-300mm Minolta Maxxum APO Zoom
70-300 Sony apo G SSM Zoom