A&P I now has a sigma 17-70 2.8

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  1. Kirk Hinrich

    Kirk Hinrich New Member

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    I actually sold my 17-40F4L on here for this. I bought the 17-40 for a trip where I knew I would be taking a lot of really wide shots outside. When I got back, I realized that the F4 was a little too slow for what I really needed, and I decided to sell it for 550.
    With that 550, I bought this lens for 280, a new(used) tripod and a new (used) flash. I think I need to refine my basic skills, especially with flashes, before I justify buying L glass again. And that is my story.
     
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    how far behind in quality is the sigma comapred to L, to justify the L's price??
     
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    ace3 mouthify my wang.

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    i loved my 17-70 ... gave it to my sister. she loves it too. nice inexpensive lens.
     
  4. Kirk Hinrich

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    it has a reputation as being a very sharp lens, we'll see
     
  5. OlafBeserka

    OlafBeserka girls pee pee when they see me OT Supporter

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    isnt it a f2.8-4.5? I know mine is.
     
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    Jhegro wtf is a jhegro?

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    wow. i love my 17-40. cant believe u parted with it.
     
  7. Kirk Hinrich

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    ya
     
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    yeah i liked it too, i ahve my reasons dammit
     
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    jus some quick shots I took when I was walking over to my GFs
     
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    can you post some pics w/o any processing except for image size adjustment? :o
     
  11. Kirk Hinrich

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    for sure, hold on
     
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    thx :)
     
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    :)
     
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    brown line, nigga
     
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    If you say you do not like Sigma Lens, Your only Lying to yourself.
     
  17. Kirk Hinrich

    Kirk Hinrich New Member

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    I rike sigma rens
     
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    Sigma makes a few worthwhile lenses. And lots of really, really crappy lenses.
     
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    the chicago rail system confuses the fuck out of me
     
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    :rofl: how?? :wtf:
     
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    are thier primes allright in general?
     
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    damn son :ugh:
     
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