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Discussion in 'Photography' started by THXEY, Nov 30, 2010.

  1. Sep 20, 2013 at 6:31 AM
    ToyotaKTMracing

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    I was too :facepalm: Now I remember the 300 f4 being the same pretty much.
     
  2. Sep 20, 2013 at 6:38 AM
    BuzzardsGottaEat

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    I'd just get the 70-200 f/4 if I were you, man. Pretty much the same image quality as the 2.8, with much smaller price, size and weight. And it actually has better image stabilization. You're giving up one stop of speed/low light performance to save a ton of money, size and weight. At the end of the day you'll be glad you weren't toting around the extra weight in my opinion. It truly is the middle of the line with an edge toward the top. It's the best of both worlds and a far better lens than the 70-300. Get the 70-200 f/4.
     
  3. Sep 20, 2013 at 6:38 AM
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    Well since Tony is back, what do you think? The 70-200 f4 or 70-300 f4.5-5.6 telephoto for $590? I know which one is better, but I'm mainly going to use a lens like this for mainly just moon shots and wondering if I needed to spend the money on the 70-200 for the good shots.

    EDIT: Nevermind. Lol ^
     
  4. Sep 20, 2013 at 6:40 AM
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    Well I'm pretty convinced the 70-200 is my best bet. It's just the money for it.. I still need 2 grand for the camera first. Lol
     
  5. Sep 20, 2013 at 6:42 AM
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    70-200 f4

    Better Image quality, constant aperture throughout the entire focal length, better optics, better VR, etc...
     
  6. Sep 20, 2013 at 6:43 AM
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    if you are going with a D600, wait for the D610. Apparently they have fixed the issues with oil getting on the sensor
     
  7. Sep 20, 2013 at 6:43 AM
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    I'll probably get it. Plus it will be great for other uses. I'm trying to think if my dad has this lens. All I know is that he has a 70-200.
     
  8. Sep 20, 2013 at 6:44 AM
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    Trust me, with the amount of money I have now, I'll have time. Lol. When is it coming out?
     
  9. Sep 20, 2013 at 6:45 AM
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    Middle between the other two on length and price and only weights about 100g more than the 70-300. Also, has the closest focusing distance of the three by quite a bit, about a foot and a half-ish. No brainier, man. Best bet for anyone but a full time pro who really needs that 2.8 aperture.
     
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    man I wish I could find a good deal on a 5d mark II this week :( , love my 60 but I wish i would have purchased full frame from the get go lol


    in reality I dont need it though lol :p
     
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    probably soon
     
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    Haha. I plan on switching to FX. Only because I'm rocking an almost 10 year old camera with a probable failing sensor soooo... :rolleyes:
     
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    Good. And I was just reading a few stuff on that. Most people are saying that's why they're making a 610. It's a 600, but fixed. I saw a picture with the oil and dust problem. That is way worse than my purple hue problem.. lol
     
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    you can find em for like 1200-1500 used..
     
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    I went a couple of years ago, damn things are fast and sound amazing
     
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    went to a camera store today..a real one..WOW..cool shit there! rent lenses too for pretty cheap..could be fun :D
     
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    I feel bad because everything is cheaper online :( I like to go, but the price difference is typically quite a bit. Poor Ma and Pa shops hardly stand a chance.
     
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    yea no kidding..but..used gear!
     

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