>Just picked up my copy today completing the "F4 >Trinity" for me having the 16-35 and 24-120 already. > >I do have the 70-200mm 2.8 VRII but much as I love the >legendary IQ I really detest carrying it! > >I'm sure the F4 version will be spot on and at half the weight >it's a much more useable day to day option for me. > >Often I find myself on walkabout with just the 24-120 on my >D700 but now I'm looking forward to carrying the 16-35 and >70-200 combo at a much more forgiving weight and my much >preferred FL's .... I'm a happy bunny! > >The 2.8 will be sold once I've satisfied myself of the quality >this new F4 addition to the family !! (I'll likely sell my >70-300 too)
Please keep us posted on your opinion of the lens after you have used it. Although the 2.8 is a great lens, it is IMO a behemoth and not suitable for my purposes. Thank you.