Just got the 50mm 1.8...

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  1. crowl31

    crowl31 TPF Noob!

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    Need some ideas on what to shoot with it. It just came in the mail today.
     
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    It can be used for portraits.. What was your purpose of buying the lens?
     
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    Steph No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    Surely, you had an idea why you bought it for in the first place!!!:confused:
     
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    Alex_B No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    shoot indoor in low light... and you will explore some of its advantages.
     
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    Stick it on the camera and shoot everything with it until you get used to it. You'll quickly discover what uses it fits for you. I got mine for portraits and as my "main" lens, but have quickly found out that certain pictures inside are difficult with this focal length. Taking a picture of more than one person indoors gets tough for me (which is why I'll probably pick up a 18-55 kit lens as a "just-in-case".
     
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    I just bought one too, I should be getting it in the mail today or tomorrow. I cant wait!!
     
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    You would think..
     

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