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Old Sep 6, 2010, 1:19 PM   #11
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By the way, another quick question,

How much of an upgrade it is from the 18-55 canon kit? (500D kit).
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Old Sep 6, 2010, 1:21 PM   #12
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It's quite a lot sharper and also being f2.8 you can get faster shutter speeds if using f2.8 is OK (not always good for groups as you need a wider depth of field). What it doesn't have is IS so it's not clear cut.

I would generally rather use the Tamron for the quality and the ability to have f2.8 over the kit lens.
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