The Sigma 20/1.8 hits the streets at night (Shooting info added!)

Discussion in 'Lens Lust' started by Phillip Ino, Aug 31, 2008.

  1. Phillip Ino

    Phillip Ino

    Nov 26, 2007
    Austin
    D700 f3.2 ISO 2000 1/50
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    D700 f2 ISO 2000 1/125
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    D700 f2 ISO 2000 1/50
    She served up some tasty shots :wink:
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    D700 f4 ISO 2000 1/10
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    D700 f2 ISO 2000 1/125
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    D700 f2.8 ISO 2000 1/60
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    D700 f3.2 ISO 2000 1/50
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    Thanks for looking :biggrin:
     
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  2. Nuteshack

    Nuteshack Guest

    wow, freaky! what kind of iso's were u shooting?
     
  3. rotxlk82

    rotxlk82

    Jul 20, 2007
    UK
    Nice stuff Francis, looks like you and your D700 had a good night out!

    I particually like the third shot, surely with a lens that wide on FX you must have been mere inches from her face?!
     
  4. They have a great feel to them- thanks for sharing.
     
  5. Phillip Ino

    Phillip Ino

    Nov 26, 2007
    Austin
    All were shot at 2000, even the one inside the bar :biggrin:
     
  6. Phillip Ino

    Phillip Ino

    Nov 26, 2007
    Austin
    Thanks, Robert! Yeah, it literally was just inches from her face :wink:. Man, I love this combo, too! The close focus capability of this lens rocks :biggrin:
     
  7. Phillip Ino

    Phillip Ino

    Nov 26, 2007
    Austin
    Thanks for looking, David. I really appreciate it. :smile:
     
  8. lr0868

    lr0868

    May 25, 2008
    henderson, nv
    those are really cool..I envy your ability to take regular people shots and make them look interesting...mine still look regular LOL
     
  9. francis,
    these are awesome shots
    why?
    1. you shot with a 20mm lens.... IN YOUR FACE STYLE... very daring and impressive
    2. you are in AUSTIN.... the live music capital of the world... and area that has the liveliest streets with young people in north america (for a city its size)
    3. f/1.8... it doesn't get any cooler than that (ok.... f/1.2.... the nocturne... i know)
     
  10. oh,
    and i LOVE the PEACE SIGN offered by the gentleman in #1
     
  11. voider

    voider

    564
    Nov 11, 2005
    Hamburg, Germany
    Hi, really great shots and makeme want to have the 20 1.8 as well. Which Aperture did you use for the shots? They look real crisp. Could you upload them again with EXIF Data. That would be really great.
     
  12. barisaxer

    barisaxer

    278
    Apr 6, 2006
    Albany OR
    I love my 20mm 1.8 siggy and see you are using yours well. Thanks for sharing.
     
  13. Austin looks pretty active for the youngsters at night. I really really like #1 and #4! nice shooting.
     
  14. I love these! I'm not brave enough yet for street portraits unless I'm in a HUGE group to protect me, LOL!
     
  15. pforsell

    pforsell

    Jan 15, 2008
    NO!

    No no no no! I officially say NO! :mad:

    Not good for my wallet. Please Francis go back home and shoot pics of your cat. Please. At ISO 25,600 or something. :biggrin:

    I love the #1. That young fella is so COOL! Nice work and show us some more.
     
  16. great shots francis, particularly the first one. Yet another lens now added to my almost endless list of wanted lens. thanks a lot :)
     
  17. Phillip Ino

    Phillip Ino

    Nov 26, 2007
    Austin
    Thanks, Lisa:biggrin:. You just gotta get out there and do it....you can't be timid. People will sense that and they'll react to it.
     
  18. Phillip Ino

    Phillip Ino

    Nov 26, 2007
    Austin
    Thank you, Greg! I'm fortunate that the lovely people of Austin are super friendly. I really did enjoy taking these shots. You're right....it was great to be all in their faces :smile:
     
  19. Phillip Ino

    Phillip Ino

    Nov 26, 2007
    Austin
    Thanks, Timur. How do I load the images with the EXIF? I thought it automatically did that...
     
  20. Phillip Ino

    Phillip Ino

    Nov 26, 2007
    Austin
    Glad to hear that:biggrin:. Thanks.