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Xiao’s First Article in China

Xiao’s First Article in China

First, sorry everyone for our slow updates. We were busy moving from city to city and didn’t really want to slow down for a day …

 

Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro

Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro

Acquired used on eBay Very beautiful! Sigma 24-70mm As an EX lens, this lens is solid, very different build than the non-EX Sigma lenses. And it’s huge, and …

 

Nikon D200

Nikon D200

Acquired new in Photo Royal, Montreal One solid piece of rock. Nikon D200 First the build is very solid and doesn’t feel like a toy in the hands …

 

Nikon D80

Nikon D80

Acquired used in Camtec Photo, Montreal Nikon D80 I only used it for a week or so before getting rid of it. It’s not really an upgrade …

 

Nikon D50

Nikon D50

Acquired new in Best Buy, Montreal Nikon D50 The value of this camera is amazing and personally, I find it a much better camera than all models …

 

Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 DC Macro HSM

Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 DC Macro HSM

Acquired used in Camtec Photo, Montreal HSM acquired new in Beijing, China Sigma 17-70mm After trying many other lenses, I am more and more impressed by the performance …

 

Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 24-120mm f/3.5-5.6 IF-ED

Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 24-120mm f/3.5-5.6 IF-ED

Acquired new in Xi’An, China Nikkor 24-120mm VR is first generation and don’t expect it to save the day. Use it as if there is no VR …

 

Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D

Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D

Acquired new on eBay Nikkor 50mm This lens is simple and has no hidden surprises. It does simple things and do them extremely well. It’s dirt cheap …

 

Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 DC

Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 DC

Acquired used at Simon’s Camera, Montreal Sigma 18-200mm This lens has 3 versions, the standard version, the OS version and the OS+HSM version where OS is …