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Comparison: 70-200 f4 vs f2.8

briantilley

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briantilley Gold Member Deep knowledge of bodies and lens; high level photography skills Donor Ribbon awarded for his support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 Nikonian since 26th Jan 2003
Wed 02-Jan-13 03:15 PM

What I'm re-stating is not a theory, it is a description of a actual situation that I encounter in my work, where an f/4 lens on my current cameras will give me a less acceptable image than an f/2.8 lens.

I'm certainly not ignoring technological progress, but new technology (in the lens) won't stop the performers moving...

If I were shooting a static subject (like your test images), then things would be quite different, as the newer lens would be much easier to handle and should deliver equal - or better - images.

Brian
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