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5 Stops VR? Has Nikon Marketing lost the plot?

InsaneO

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"RE: 5 Stops VR? Has Nikon Marketing lost the plot?"

InsaneO Registered since 09th May 2012
Thu 25-Oct-12 05:46 AM

I can easily hold 4 stops with the current 16-35mm F4 VR II
Here is one at 29mm half a second shot. This was actually done for a challenge. No tripod was allowed.
One time I handheld Sigma 70-200mm OS with 1.4x TC 4 stops.
Sigma uses Nikon VR for their OS. That is why Nikon is suing Sigma.
If I can get this lens for about $1100 ( I don't care about tripod collar) I will be first in line. I think Nikon is kicking everyone's ass lately. So 5 stops will not be a big surprise for me.

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