Excerpt: Just started using lens but from what I have done so far this is a great product. I am doing a wedding in a week so it will be a good test of what it can really do! Looking forward to shooting more with it.
Pros: Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Rugged, Strong Construction
Excerpt: I got this lens for many uses but mainly for wedding closeups (rings, hands, flowers, etc...) I am extremely happy with the quality of the photo i.e., the sharpness. Also wonderful for my garden photo closeups! A nice quality lens for the price.
Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice Bokeh, Rugged, Strong Construction
Excerpt: I do some wedding photography on the side, and have always struggled with the detail shots (rings, etc.) -- even with my L glass. After doing some research on macro lenses, and learning that this lens also had portrait potential, I rented it for a weekend, and then immediately purchased it...