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Best affordable lens for sports?

jec6613

Norwalk, US
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"RE: Best affordable lens for sports?"

jec6613 Registered since 12th Feb 2013
Fri 15-Feb-13 08:05 PM

>>As many others have already said, the AF-S 70-300 mm
>f/4-5.6
>>VR is the easy pick of a lens to get on a budget for
>sports,
>>with nearly instant focusing and a reasonable size with
>VR.
>
>Just to be sure there is no confusion - the 70-300mm Nikkor
>with VR has a maximum aperture of f/4.5-5.6, not f/4-5.6 like
>the earlier (and less capable) non-VR "D" and
>"G" screwdriver AF versions.

Yes, my mistake. The 4.5-5.6 VR. Your wallet will immediately know the difference when you find the VR version, it costs about three times as much in the US. This is the one: http://www.nikonusa.com/en/Nikon-Products/Product/Camera-Lenses/2161/AF-S-VR-Zoom-NIKKOR-70-300mm-f%252F4.5-5.6G-IF-ED.html

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