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Old 10-31-2012, 07:14 PM   #9799
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Originally Posted by qtr_wrx View Post
Guys I'm buying my 1st lens for sony a77 what should I go for?

35mm f1.4, 50mm f1.4 or 85mm f1.4

Not only for car photography, I just want the best that can help in almost all casese (oh and DoF is important too thats why I'm leaning for 85mm mostly)

any comparation photos?
In all honesty, I would personally own all three of those lenses. But, if you had just one to choose from, I'd probably go with the 35mm. With your camera's crop factor, it'll be close to a full frame's 50mm "normal," with no telephoto happening, and the É1.4 will still give you plenty of control over DOF. Both the 50mm and 85mm will be more on the telephoto side and thus might not be quite as usable, especially if you find yourself shooting indoors a lot.
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