Picking the right focal length when photographing a landscape or a person is extremely important. Watch the video above for some examples and suggestions or just remember – if you are photographing a person you usually want to be about 80-85mm(crop sensor camera users, that is closer to 50mm on your cameras)- that will create the most flattering look of a persons features.

Outside Focal Length and your Background
Outside Focal Length and your Background – Animated Gif
People or Portrait photos and the Focal Length you choose matters!
People or Portrait photos and the Focal Length you choose matters!

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 I have a hands-on review of the Sony 85mm GM lens - Watch http://photorec.tv/FE85 Spoiler: I am going to shed a few tears when I return this review unit - it is a lovely lens and has been a joy to use on my A7RII. And the 85mm focal length works well for many landscapes too!
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