canon EF 50 mm f/1.4

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  1. er111a

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    should I get it?
     
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    Yes now!
     
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    Flip a coin! Why ask??? :???:
     
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    You don't sound sure..... so my vote is no.
     
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    Well no one said maybe yet so thats what I am going to go with!
     
  6. TJ K

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    No actually the 1.4 is noted to have some of the worst image quality out of the whole canon lens line up. If you want a 50 the 1.2 is the only one that has some ok quality. This is coming from a canon shooter. Just check my avatar
     
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    You should probably wait until you start making money from your website before you can afford the f1.2.
     
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    ^^^^ Don't listen to him! (TJ K) The 50mm 1.4 has been compared to being almost as good of quality (image wise) as the 1.2 for 1/4 the price. Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM Lens Review
    It's actually on my wish list. I'd say go for it, I haven't heard anything bad about it.
     
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    50mm 1.4 is the first lens I bought, and still the best lens I have.
     
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    I guess haven't heard of sarcasm c'mon man
     
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    No, I took it as sarcasm! :D That's the problem with text... Doesn't always come out the way you were thinking in your head.
     
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    Im looking for a 50mm 1.4, I hear the sigma 1.4 is decent aswell
     

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