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Old Feb 21, 2013, 3:08 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by surplusshooter View Post
Keep the Nikon 35mm F/1.8G. Sell or trade the Nikon 50mm F/1.8G for the Nikon 85MM F/1.8G. With the other lenses you already have and the 85mm you should be good to go.
Agree, the 85 1.8G is super sharp, fast focusing and also would be great for portraits.
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Old Mar 13, 2013, 3:46 PM   #12
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I also agree, keep the 35mm F/1.8. On a crop sensor camera, the 35mm F/1.8 is just like a "nifty fifty". Sell or trade the 50mm F/1.8 for the superb 85mm F/1.8.
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