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 Post subject: Buying a D7000 Lens
PostPosted: Mon Jun 24, 2013 3:46 pm 

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I admit I'm a complete camera novice so please take it easy on me. I live in the UK and Would like to buy a D7000 camera lens for my best friend. The only thing I know is that my friend has two lens- a landscape and a portrait lens. The focal length of one lens is 35mm. Since he has two lenses I don't know what the other lens is.

My budget is up to £500.

Here are some pics he snapped from his D7000

This will give some idea on what lens he uses. I can add more pictures if that will be of any help.

so please help me. I need to get it by the first week of July!

Can you please suggest what lens I should get. I understand buying a lens is a very personal choice but I'd like to get one lens that and he can exchange to another lens if he doesn't like it.

about my friend: likes snapping wildlife and nature and is into hiking, diving and adventure

Thanks a lot!

 Post subject: Re: Buying a D7000 Lens
PostPosted: Mon Jun 24, 2013 7:00 pm 

Joined: Sun Nov 07, 2010 11:55 pm
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Location: SE Texas
It can be really difficult to know what lens a photographer would really want to have. Perhaps a gift card, usable at a camera seller, would be a better idea?

Canon 5Ds R/7D2/7D/5D/40D/1D2N/M3; Nikon F6/D3s/D700/FM3A/1Dx/Coolpix A. Lens selection undergoing changes; some favorites: Zeiss 2/135 APO Sonnar, Canon 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS and 135L, Nikkor 14-24/2.8G and 24-70/2.8G.

 Post subject: Re: Buying a D7000 Lens
PostPosted: Thu Dec 12, 2013 11:38 pm 

Joined: Mon Nov 18, 2013 2:21 pm
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Location: Penrith, Australia
I have been using the new 18-140 mm lens and find it a very good alround lens

Olympus EM-1, EM-10, 12-40 mm f2.8, 40-150 mm, Lumix (Leica) 15 mm f1.7, Tamron 14-150mm

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