On Memorial day four restored military vehicles drove around Homewood. There were supposed to be seven, but the others broke down. I usually use a zoom lens to photograph any outdoor activities, but I have been contemplating primarily using only a few prime lenses for my photography. I have not tried a prime lens for events like this one since I was afraid that I would need a different focal length. For this event I only used my 25mm prime lens. It is much easier to carry and use the lighter combination of the E-M5 III camera with the small 25mm f/1.8 lens.
I’m going to continue with this experiment of using prime lenses on the E-M5 III camera. I will usually have one mounted on the camera and another in a small bag just in case I need a different focal length.
But, is it prime lenses that I prefer, or is it small camera-lens combinations that I really prefer and prime lenses help keep the size and weight down lower?