1. F

    Best decently priced lens for shooting near and far fast action football on 80d for beginner

    Hello all. I am a beginner purchasing a 80d for basically the sole purpose of shooting kids sports also with video. I am looking for recommendations on lens’ to fit my needs for fast action shots. Most of them are from a good distance away. Let’s say 30 yards or so. But I sometimes also like to...
  2. danisat

    Kodak cameras

    I receive publicity about the zoom cameras kodak Which is yours opinión?
  3. P

    Can any zoom fit a DSLR???

    My grandpa has a 500mm zoom from the brand Sigma and Minolta that he used on his old Minolta camera from about 30 years ago approximative and I was thinking of buying a Nikon d3400 and I was wondering if the zoom would fit on it? I know that might be a stupid question to ask but id like to know...
  4. natethebosh

    New lens

    I only recently started photography when I bought a Canon T5 and have used a kit 18-55 mm lens until now. I have looked at several different lenses in my price range of $300. Some lenses I have looked at have been the Sigma 70-300 mm f/4-5.6, Canon 24 mm f/2.8, Canon 55-250 mm f/4-5.6 or Tamron...
  5. A

    Zoom Lense for Sony a6000

    Hi all, I am new in the forum and it is my first topic. I have bought a Sony a6000 last year and during this time I have been taking photos with kit lense. Recently I have been thinking that I would like to "catch" some details (for example in people and airplanes) but with the lense sometimes...
  6. T

    Advice needed on first zoom zens.

    ****Accidental Double post, please ignore this thread.****
  7. TheoGraphics

    Nikon 80-200mm f/2.8 AF-D Zoom Lens

    Selling my gently used Nikon 80-200mm f/2.8 AF-D lens. It is in great shape, with ZERO scratches or marks on either elements. The body of the lens is in excellent shape as well, with no large nicks or marks. I have included many photos to show the condition. Also included is the standard carry...
  8. joshuatdlr

    70-300 or 70-200L?

    I am debating whether to buy the soon to be released Canon 70-300 mm f/4-5.6 IS II USM, or the Canon 70-200 mm f/4L USM. They are nearly the same price and I am torn. I am in need of a new telephoto lens. Currently there is little information on the 70-300, but the specifications seem promising...
  9. Tanja19

    Canon Zoom Lens EF 28-300mm 1:3.5 - 5.6

    Canon Zoom Lens EF 28-300mm 1:3.5 - 5.6 for sale in the UK, Hampshire. Will not ship abroad. Is being sold due to no longer being used. Bag included, but for some reason the photo wont upload, can send photo of the bag. Please ask any questions you may have. price £1.200 postage included, but...
  10. W

    About to do an upgrade to Nikon D3300

    Hi all, Just registered as the first step in my journey to becoming a better photographer. For a few years I've been shooting vacation photographs with my Olympus SZ-10. While I love its portability, I got hooked on photography and am now looking for something that's an upgrade in quality and...
  11. gossamer88

    Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 EX DG APO OS HSM for Canon

    Selling my "not used as often", in mint condition Sigma 70-200mm OS (image stabilization) for $999 + Tele for $199. Here's my ad on NYC Craigslist. Would prefer to sell locally. But I am open to shipping via PayPal + 3%. Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 EX DG APO OS HSM for Canon I am also selling the...
  12. S

    Sony A58, which lens to go for.

    Hi forum, I am speculating which lens I should by for my A58. The kit one is ok, but I need more zoom for a reasonable price. I purchased a SAL55300 from Amazon.de, whilst it was on sale and I have to say it kind of disappointed me. The image quality is pretty ok, but the lens is a real...
  13. Reuben1985

    help: which digital camera should I get

    hello guys, ( TIP: If you wanna save time, just read the red part!) i'm new here, glad i found this awesome forum i am going to italy/germany and austria next month for 24 days, this is a vacation i get one each 2-3 years, and i got sick of taking pictures from my phone i don't really know...
  14. jamiebonline

    DX lens recommendations please

    hi everyone and happy christmas, so wanting to keep this simple. i am looking for a lens or lenses not to exceed the sum of about 400 dollars. some points to help: i own a nikon dx camera with built in focus motor i can buy primes or zooms or indeed one zoom i don't want a 50mm prime...
  15. beetjuice

    Zoom lens for sports photography

    I am looking for a lens to take photos of horses in action. I will need some zoom as I am standing outside of a riding ring and the horses will be moving all over the place. I have a Canon Rebel T3 and I currently use the EF 75-300 F/4-5.6 III. I think the images could be clearer, and comparing...
  16. ZimPhoto

    Ready to start again!!

    After about a year (maybe more) hiatus from TPF I have come back for more learning. I should be able to spend more time with photography as both kids are in school now; at least I can hope, right? I just ordered the Sigma 150-500 f/5-6.3 Auto Focus APO DG OS HSM and looking forward to shooting...
  17. M

    Macrophoto - getting close from far away

    I like to have a close look at things "far away", e.g. a flower/bug which is 3 meters away. Would this lens (see link below) be a good choice (I have a Nikon D5200) ? Tamron 16-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD MACRO Nikon-f What is the disadvantage of a macrozoom compared to a fixed macrolens...