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    A few more shots with a tripod at f1.8 Each time...

    A few more shots with a tripod at f1.8 Each time I focused on the word knowledge. These 4 shots were all taken with the camera at different angles. Still I feel the focus is sharper at the front.
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    cheers Rooz, I will do the tests tonight inc a...

    cheers Rooz, I will do the tests tonight inc a set of tests with the kit lens. Hope the 35mm lens is fine as it was purchased off ebay and the sale is completed:(
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    thanks Rooz, If it does show that its back...

    thanks Rooz, If it does show that its back focusing what is the cause, the lens or camera? If there is a problem what can be done.
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    I will try with a tripod tonight to compare,...

    I will try with a tripod tonight to compare, however I did this test 20 odd times and each times the focus was sharper below the focus point.

    However the results were much better this morning...
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    Hand held at 1/200, no remote release. Although...

    Hand held at 1/200, no remote release. Although the shots were compromised due to shooting indoors in lowish light I feel that the lower areas to CARR are sharp enough in focus to compare against the...
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    35mm af-s 1.8 Focusing

    After looking through my first set of pictures with this lens I noticed alot of shots were not in focus on the area I focused on. I did some test shots indoors at different angles. All shot on a D40,...
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    Getting to grips with the 35mm 1.8 af-s ...

    Getting to grips with the 35mm 1.8 af-s

    http://i772.photobucket.com/albums/yy10/westy79/DSC_9257.jpg
  8. My first few shots with the 35mm 1.8

    Here are a few shots taken with my new 35mm 1.8 on my D40. Overall Im pretty happy as I have not picked up the camera in a long time. It may be due to the fact the dogs move so much and I was...
  9. If I had the money I would purchase both. To be...

    If I had the money I would purchase both. To be honest although the 35mm will suit my indoor shooting I know 50mm will offer more reach, especially when photographing my dogs outside. With my kit...
  10. Rooz, Im not seeking advice (for once:)) on which...

    Rooz, Im not seeking advice (for once:)) on which lens I should go for. I have tested both focal lengths with my kit lens and for indoor use 50mm is too tight. Im more than happy with 35mm, think the...
  11. i have just picked up a used 35mm af-s from ebay....

    i have just picked up a used 35mm af-s from ebay. I was not sure if the 50mm or 35mm would be better, however I agree with others that the 50mm could be a little tight especially indoors. Plus the...
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    True the speed is awe inspiring! I have been to a...

    True the speed is awe inspiring! I have been to a few F1 races in Europe but I thought this year I would take my DSLR to Silverstone. However I fully expect restrictions with my D40 and the 70-300vr...
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    K1W1, thanks but If I didnt pan and took a more...

    K1W1, thanks but If I didnt pan and took a more straight on shot there would be no fence in the way. I know it wont be the most creative shot but its something. However would f5.6 at 300mm be produce...
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    thanks for the advice, so K1W1 even If I stood by...

    thanks for the advice, so K1W1 even If I stood by a fence with 300mm (f5.6) I wouldnt even be able to get still images as Im pretty sure panning will be out the question. I was hoping on a sunny day...
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    thanks DPR, 3000 posts:) I must admit the chance...

    thanks DPR, 3000 posts:) I must admit the chance to shoot family members from 100mm plus is an idea i have toyed with. I just dont know what to expect with Tamrons 70-300 priced at 99.99!
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    I'm back..... and with a question!!!!

    I posted in the "is the forum dead" topic just explaining me short exile from the forum:) Now Im back taking pictures I will be using the forum on a regular basis. Glad to see the familia faces are...
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    This is my first post post for over a year, but...

    This is my first post post for over a year, but this is more to do with photography going on the back burner than this site. Over the years I have always used this forum as it just "feels right". The...
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    http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2789/4078136593_eae...

    http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2789/4078136593_eaebb0a0c9_b.jpg
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    70-300 is the one then!!

    70-300 is the one then!!
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    thanks Lukas, so in this shot f10/11 is fine and...

    thanks Lukas, so in this shot f10/11 is fine and the focus point of beyond the pond is ok. But if there was something of interest close to me, maybe jump to f.16(but still focus far away or on the...
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    Great images Stefan, im swaying towards the...

    Great images Stefan, im swaying towards the 70-300, although there is a price difference of around 200+ over the 55-200.
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    thanks for the great advice. Below is an example...

    thanks for the great advice. Below is an example of my problem (terrible shot i know!!!) or my lack of experience. As i say my D40 has 3 horizontal focus points so autofocus would be bang in the...
  23. by the way, i went with my own answers from the...

    by the way, i went with my own answers from the great info posted by Mark and got 4 out of 4!!
  24. thank you all for the info, especially Mark!...

    thank you all for the info, especially Mark! cdifoto: i spent alot of time searching these formats but the information provided didnt really help link the cameras to the subject. Its been fascinating...
  25. A little help on film cameras needed for project

    Im currently taking an online photography course. However there is a questionaire about film cameras. Can anyone provide any info which will help with the following question as i dont want to take a...
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