Tamron 70-200mm f/2.8 Di LD (IF) Macro Lens Review

Tamron 70-200mm f/2.8 Di LD (IF) Macro Lens Review
Portrait of a Little Girl Portrait of a Little Girl
A portrait of a cute little girl complete with a missing tooth. Lighting is natural - she is under a patio roof.
 
200mm  f/2.8  1/250s  ISO 160
Architectural Picture Architectural Picture
The strong, clean lines of this house are framed on the top against a blown (over-exposed) sky.
 
83mm  f/5.0  1/80s  ISO 100
Girl Taking Swing Ride Girl Taking Swing Ride
A little girl gets a push - sometimes we all need one of those. :)
 
163mm  f/2.8  1/2000s  ISO 100
Town Clock Picture Town Clock Picture
A clock positioned where the entire town can see.
 
200mm  f/8.0  1/250s  ISO 100
Sunset Over Smith Mountain Lake Sunset Over Smith Mountain Lake
In dramatic fashion, the sun closes out another day at Smith Mountain Lake.
 
70mm  f/7.1  1/50s  ISO 200
Playground Picture Playground Picture
A long focal length and wide aperture create the blur necessary for a nice background.
 
169mm  f/2.8  1/800s  ISO 100
Flower Closeup Flower Closeup
This zoom lens has a very short minimum focus distance - allowing it to capture closeups such as this one. Lighting is from studio monolights and large softboxes.
 
200mm  f/11.0  1/200s  ISO 100
Closeup Portrait Closeup Portrait
A tight portrait needs a longer focal length to prevent perspective distortion.
 
200mm  f/2.8  1/250s  ISO 160
Sweet Pea Flowers Sweet Pea Flowers
This was one of the few plants the rabbits did not eat this year - even with the garden completely fenced.
 
200mm  f/2.8  1/200s  ISO 100
Climbing in the Port Hole Climbing in the Port Hole
A little girl climbs in a large play ship's port hole.
 
70mm  f/2.8  1/2500s  ISO 100
Yellow Flower Picture Yellow Flower Picture
Capturing the flower is the easy part - making sure the background adds to the shot takes your image to the next level.
 
200mm  f/2.8  1/250s  ISO 320
Hazy Valley Sunset Hazy Valley Sunset
A setting sun adds pink to the sky while the valley haze creates a light to dark gradient against the mountainside.
 
200mm  f/2.8  1/250s  ISO 100
Cute Girl 8 Cute Girl 8
Patio roof shade once again delivers soft lighting to this young model.
 
200mm  f/2.8  1/250s  ISO 160

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