If money was not an issue what camera and 3 lenses would you get ?

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  1. goodguy

    goodguy Well-Known Member

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    Lets take a situation where you won a contest of the largest photography shop in the world.
    This shop holds all the current cameras, lens and accessories being made in the world.
    You can choose one camera and 3 lenses.....so what would those be ?

    You cant get the camera+lenses and sell them, the camera and lenses are for you to be used and not to be sold and make money.
     
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    For my needs, I'd take a mark iii, 35L, 100L, and a 45mm tilt shift.

    I already own two of those, though.
     
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    ronlane Gone to shoot, be back later.

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    D800E 24-70 f/2.8 70-200 f/2.8 105 micro
     
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    Robin_Usagani New Member

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    1DX , 24-70 f/2.8L II, 70-200 f/2.8L II, 35L
     
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    480sparky Chief Free Electron Relocator

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    D4 and Zeiss lenses.
     
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    Exactly what I have... although I wouldn't mind a D4!
     
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    Mully New Member

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    Hmm...probably 1DX...or 5D Mark III...90mm TS-E, 14mm 2.8, and...the new Canon 200-400mm f/4
     
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    KmH Helping photographers learn to fish

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    Hasselblad H5D-200MS, w/ HCD 24mm f/4.8, HC 100 mm f/2.2, HC 150mm f/3.2

    Since Mully already got the $46,000 Mamiya I wanted.
     
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    Considering what I already own........

    -Nikon F6 because it's my dream 35mm camera.

    -Zeiss 45mm 2.8 f/ my Contax 645

    -Leica 50mm f/0.95 f/ the M4 I'd promptly purchase

    -Zeiss 50mm f/2 Makro in the F-mount for my F3HP
     
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    Can I have lenses that have not yet been made?
     
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    Derrel Mr. Rain Cloud

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    I'd probably get the Alpa 12FPS, and the Canon 24,45,and 90 tilt/shift lenses, and a ridiculous Phase back....and dink around with that...

    The New ALPA 12 FPS
     
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    I am pretty content with my camera, but I would take a tilt-shift lens or a super telephoto because those are two that I would never purchase myself.
     
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    Nikon D400, Nikon 600 F4, Nikon TC-14eii and Nikon 300 F2.8 VR II for light work...
     

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