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

Canon 75-300mm USM III - A good all-round lens but not perfect

Advantages: Speed, Appearance, Build quality, Price
Disadvantages: Picture quality at long focal distances

...I have read several positive reviews about the Canon 75-300mm USM III lens but I don't share other people's enthusiasm because it is not nearly as sharp as I would expect from a Canon lens. Of course, compared to the Canon L Series lenses, this is an ...

rabidbadger 01.09.2009 ˇ Read full review
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Review of Canon EF 75-300mm f/4.0-5.6 USM MK III

Great lens

Advantages: great for taking pictures that are far away.
Disadvantages: decreases the quality as you zoom, can become loose at times.

...I have purchased this lens not long after the Canon EOS 550D. Upon opening the package, which was very well packed. I noticed that the quality of the lens was slightly lower than expected. I quickly reviewed the instruction manual telling me how to set up ...

xxkellywxx 14.05.2013 ˇ Read full review
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Review of Canon EF 75-300mm f/4.0-5.6 USM MK III

A Prime Example

Advantages: Low light performance, sharpness, colour saturation and contrast
Disadvantages: Plasticy construction and poor feel of manual focus ring

Overview ------------- The Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 sits in between the cheap-o f/1.8 mkII version and the ridiculously expensive f/1.2 L-series version. There was a crazy f/1.0L lens at one time but this seems to have been discontinued (presumably as nobod ...

buyer991 01.05.2008 ˇ Read full review
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Review of Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM

Cheap lens = cheap photos!

Advantages: Worst lens for a professional but good to start out with; cheap; easy to learn with;
Disadvantages: Worst lens for a pro, frontal element rotates,

...Must make this clear that it is the older version of 18-55mm before they upgraded it to fit the 450D and above. So 400D and below. When starting out in photography; most people get entry level camera body like 400D Canon EOS, this lens ...

Annallon 03.07.2009 ˇ Read full review
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Review of Canon EF-S zoom lens - 18 mm - 55 mm F/3.5-5.6 for Canon EF-S