Even though we ARE Nikon lovers,we are NOT affiliated with Nikon Corp. in any way.

English German French

Sign up Login
Home Forums Articles Galleries Recent Photos Contest Help Search News Workshops Shop Upgrade Membership Recommended
members
All members Wiki Contests Vouchers Apps Newsletter THE NIKONIAN™ Magazines Podcasts Fundraising
jamesvoortman

Durban, ZA
1479 posts

Click to send email to this author Click to send private message to this author

"RE: 80-400 lens"

jamesvoortman Silver Member Nikonian since 06th Sep 2004
Tue 08-Jan-13 04:02 AM | edited Tue 08-Jan-13 04:03 AM by jamesvoortman

>The Nikkor 80-400 is plenty sharp between 80-330mm's for me.
>At 400 it's very good if stopped down to f8. If you are gonna
>shoot BIF (ie;smaller fast birds) I'd get the Sigma 50-500 for
>it's quicker AF or for the best sharpness get a Nikkor 300/4
>and a 14TC which is what I'd opt for.
>

The Nikkor 300/4 does not have VR if that is a consideration. However it does have AF-S and will focus significantly faster than 80-400.

Visit my Nikonians gallery.

Visit

A general, generic topic 80-400 lens [View all] , ken lutes , Mon 07-Jan-13 03:41 PM
Subject
ID
Reply message RE: 80-400 lens
1
Reply message RE: 80-400 lens
2
Reply message RE: 80-400 lens
3
     Reply message RE: 80-400 lens
5
     Reply message RE: 80-400 lens
6
Reply message RE: 80-400 lens
7
Reply message RE: 80-400 lens
8
     Reply message RE: 80-400 lens
9
          Reply message RE: 80-400 lens
10
Reply message RE: 80-400 lens
11
Reply message RE: 80-400 lens
12