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Adjusting the focus collar that gets bent when this lens is dropped with the focus set to anything other than infinity can leave the elements it supports decentered or even slightly tilted. With such a shallow depth of field any defects in adjustment are very easy to spot when using wider apertures. Your lens either needs a trip to a Canon Service Center or ...
I would use a 50 on your crop sensor cameras, it will give you a good position and good range to get a variety of shots from different distances as the model walks. The 50mm will in fact be around 70mm on your camera. The 35mm has some level of distortion compared to the 50mm so if you are not prepared to adjust this afterwards somehow then a 50 would be ...
On a APS-C Camera (as your Nikons are) I would recommend you 35mm (KB 56mm) if you want to have a "normal" (like eyes see) looking image. With 50mm (KB mm) you will get a light tele-zoom effect. On full-frame camera take 50mm.
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