No, you're not alone. Mine is clawing at my ankles begging, but it's not likely to survive another month. I plan to replace it with a 24-120/f4 and a 28/f1.8. (I already have a 50/f1.8 and I'm hoping not to really need an 85/f1.8.)
_____ Brian... a bicoastal Nikonian and Team Member
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