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Nikon 135 F/2.0 for wildlife

Leonard62

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Leonard62 Gold Member Awarded for excellent contributions and sharing his in-depth knowledge and experience with the community, especially of Nikkor Lenses Writer Ribbon awarded for his contributions to the Nikonians Resources articles library Nikonian since 15th Mar 2009
Tue 15-Jan-13 05:59 PM

Hi Claude,

I would think that the AFS 70-200mm f2.8 would be better in low light than the 135mm f2. There is only one stop between the two and because of VR I would expect the zoom would allow you two stops of lower ISO or two stops of lower shutter speed. Framing with the zoom is also a plus. It certainly focuses fast enough. I have also had very good luck with Nikon's AFS TC's. I guess the down side would be the zooms bigger size and weight for both traveling and carrying. The zoom is just about twice the weight.

Len

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