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Old Feb 23, 2012, 2:05 PM   #1
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Hi there. I am the current owner of a much loved Canon Rebel T2i and love taking photographs of children/families. I do no care to do much scenery.

What sort of lens' should I be looking at? Can anyone point me in the correct direction?

Thanks a ton!!! (posted this in the wrong spot earlier, ooops!)

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Old Feb 23, 2012, 2:27 PM   #2
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The Canon 15-85 is a very good general-purpose lens, and the Sigma 17-70 is a less expensive alternative.

Are you interested in primarily posed or candid shots, or will you be venturing into the relm of sports/action as well.
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The Canon 15-85 is a very good general-purpose lens, and the Sigma 17-70 is a less expensive alternative.

Are you interested in primarily posed or candid shots, or will you be venturing into the relm of sports/action as well.

Primarily posed/candid shots. Although, my kids do love to move around, lol!
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Old Feb 23, 2012, 5:25 PM   #4
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You might consider the Tamron 55-200 or 70-300 SP VC Di USD, or the Canon 55-250 IS or 70-300 IS USM those instances where they're farther away.
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Old Feb 23, 2012, 5:25 PM   #5
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BTW, what lenses do you have now?

Have they not been satisfactory for your needs?
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