A&P What to do with Rebel XT 18-55mm lens?

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  1. zennoodle

    zennoodle ...hmm must've misplaced my socks

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    Just bought my first DSLR a couple months ago...finally had a chance to play with this thing tonight. I'm going to run around this week and take some pics... although, what is the ideal situation to use this lens? any tips? I think there was a 28-200mm lens I wanted to get...not sure what else...
     
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    sLpFhaWK www.JJiGz.com

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    any situation i guess. its a kit lense so its ment to be used in multiple situations.. try it out see how u like it, its strong points its weak points depends on the user mostly.. im still a n00b myself, but im sure others will comment when they wake up.
     
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    Airpoppoff Vodka > Racing F1

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    throw it away
     
  4. Throw it at Airpoppoff :)
     
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    Airpoppoff Vodka > Racing F1

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    craigl33 New Member

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    i'll buy it off you
     
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    It can be a very sharp lens stopped down.
     
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    trade it for some magic beens
     
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    JaimeZX Formerly of :Sep 2001: fame - Also: Sprout Crew OT Supporter

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    jTranz Lost in Translation

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    couple it with a capable ex flash and you have a very decent 18mm wa lens for dirt cheap to play around with
     
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    Derrict No, I am not Amish OT Supporter

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    fixed.
     
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    Sell it to me on the cheep so I can hack it up to make it work on my D30 :cool:
     
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    jTranz Lost in Translation

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    not as soft as my 24-70 at 24mm opened at f/2.8
     
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    Derrict No, I am not Amish OT Supporter

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    yours was built in India! :wtc:
     
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    jTranz Lost in Translation

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    ya prolly, it had a pink ring
     
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    Jhegro wtf is a jhegro?

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    sell it to me? 50 bucks.
     
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    Sell it with your rebel.
     
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    Zeke I'm not one for titles...

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    Is it really that bad? I bought the same camera and I like it...cause I'm a newbie at this? :confused:
     
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    i use the kit lens a lot with a 430ex flash.. indoors in low light conditions, it does its job and focuses well. maybe not as fast as the 28-75 tamron (which sometimes has to hunt with the af), but its still more flexible due to its wider range. and its light in weight!
     

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