A&P Nikon 85mm 1.8 or Tamron 90mm 2.8? Cant jcolman this time

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  1. gs-R

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    Cant afford the Cream, springing for the gravey. Wutcha think for portraits? Thanks in advance
     
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    the 85 1.8.

    The tammy is a macro lens. the focus motor is waaaaaaaay too long winded and slow for portraits. I mean it's precise as all hell when you're 2 inches away from your subject and trying to dial the focus in to a specific spot, but for portraits, buy a portrait lens.
     
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    85 1.8
     

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