The 50mm lens is a favorite amongst many photographers. However, there are some that don’t warm up to this focal length as much as others. Either way, it’s a lens that can prove to be very versatile and may probably even stay glued to your camera.
Here are just a couple of reasons why those lenses do so well.
Nearly True to the Way to Human Eye Works
It’s Great for Portraits
They’re Great for Candids
They Can be Fantastic Landscape Lenses
50mm is Perfect for Street Photography
They Come in All Varieties and Apertures
Cartier-Bresson Loved His
Reach + Fast Aperture = Great for Concerts
They’re the Lens Lots of Photographers Learn On
Even When They’re Not the Sharpest, They’re Still Pretty Good
You Can Bring it Anywhere and Rely on Its Versatility
Because You Love the Bokeh
Your Pets Love Them
They Make Food Look Good
50mm Lenses Tend to Be Not Too Big or Too Small
Excellent Distortion Control
They’ll Teach You to Get Closer to Your Subjects
They Beat the Hell Out of Kit Zooms
You’ll Get Addicted Really Fast
It Forces You to Become a Better Shooter When Taken Seriously
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