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Help what lens for the Perseids meteor shower

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Hi All

Tonight is looking clear where i am and i want to try and image the Perseids meteor shower can any one tell me what is the best lens to use from my collection and what settings to use.

Sigma 50mm F1.4

Sigma 10-20mm F4

Canon 18-55 Kit Lens 


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I would go with the 10-20mm for a wider field of view at 10mm, F4 and ISO1600 with 10 to 15 second bursts, obviously the 50mm is a faster lens but with a small field of view.

I personally will be using a Tokina 11-16 F2.8 if they skies are clear :)


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