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Taron Lenses, meeting expectations , every time.....

Advantages: Initial Cost is far less then the original Canon and Nikon lenses
Disadvantages: The only negative point I see is the requirement of UV protection film on the lens for protection.

I have been using Tamron lens and have particularly a very good experience, the prices too are very commutative and obviously the picture quality is on par with the original , the price difference between the genuine Canon and Nikkon lenses to Tamron len ...

samiwaju 27.06.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Tamron SP AF10-24mm F/3.5-4.5 Di II

Probably the best quality lens you can get for this sort of money

Advantages: Lightweight, relatively cheap
Disadvantages: No nano-coating like on the (way) more expensive primes in Nikon's range

Brilliant piece of kit for any photographer looking for high-quality shots on a relatively low-budget. Photos are sharp, with very shallow depth of field available to you if you need it. Definitely the lens to buy if you want to upgrade your kit lens, ...

walliswizard 08.11.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.4G

Nikon 16-85mm lens - does it deliver?

Advantages: Colors, bokeh, controlled chromatic aberration....and sharpness
Disadvantages: Price

Nikon 16-85mm lens is the digital answer to Nikon's highly popular 24-120mm lens in the film era. This lens has a great range, pretty accurate focussing and reasonable to excellent sharpness throughout its aperture range. My experience is based entirely ...

Sugato1971 05.04.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Nikon 16-85mm f3.5-5.6G VR ED AF-S DX Lens

nifty fifty

Advantages: light , autofocus is fast and sharp
Disadvantages: made of plastic

...a keen photography enthusiast i have decided to take a plunge and upgrade my old Sony a200 system (that i couldn’t get on with) to a canon 7d – the first mistake i have made was buying expensive body and not having the funds to buy a decent lens. I ...

raija88 23.04.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Canon EF lens - 50 mm F/1.8

Cheap as chips but still flashy

Advantages: Cheap, lightweight, sharp pictures
Disadvantages: Noisy motor, lack of zoom

...Anyone who has an interest in photography using SLR’s and particularly Canon bodies should take a look at this prime 50mm lens. Extremely inexpensive for what it is, it delivers sharp images and does exactly what it says on the tin. The feel of the lens ...

carlz2001 03.09.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Canon EF lens - 50 mm F/1.8