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Option super-wide/fish for D5000

Larry E30

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Larry E30 Silver Member Donor Ribbon awarded for his generous support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 Nikonian since 27th May 2009
Tue 16-Jun-09 03:57 AM

Hi to all.Got my Tokina 10-17 TODAY !; Very happy , but not so easy to use/get excllent results.Only manual focus ... learned that the camera's focus conformation lights up (when focus point is in focus).Focus point , as you know is moveable.Now for exposure ; with this type lens ... seems to over expose on matrix (I minus .07) or exposure is better (more right on) w/spot ... but spot is tricky for me,got to play w/ it a little more. Sharpness seems OK to quite good. I DID NOT DO SO WELL SHOOTING IN THE YARD ... FIRST 50 SHOTS W/IT... here's a couple of OK pic's ;

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Larry E30

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Larry E30 Silver Member Donor Ribbon awarded for his generous support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 Nikonian since 27th May 2009
Sat 20-Jun-09 04:02 AM

Few more photos. (Tomorrow I'm going to an outdoor car show.) ;

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James23p

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James23p Moderator Awarded for his wide variety of skills, a true generalist both in film and digital photography Nikonian since 25th Apr 2004
Sat 20-Jun-09 05:25 AM

Very cool stuff! Fisheye lens have always peekd my curiosity but I have never owned one.

Thanks for sharing! Enjoy and congrats on your new lens!

Jim

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