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An over fertile imagination perhaps, all about the D400...

richardd300

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"RE: I really don't see the relevance of this discussion Neil..."

richardd300 Silver Member Nikonian since 19th Apr 2009
Wed 16-May-12 03:14 PM

<<With the 28-300mm much of the range we're at f/8 or f/11 and definitely in diffraction land.>>

Darn it!

<<Okay, but there's another way to use a D800: shoot at 36mp and reduce in size to 12mp or 18mp. Done properly, the diffraction problem pretty much goes away and these lenses are back to performing like they're on a D3 or D4, which is to say that even the 28-300mm looks pretty darned good.>>

I feel better now.

<<The 28-300mm? No, I'll pass.>>

Darn it.

<<Buy the 24-70mm.>>

Got one, so 50% happy

Think I'll have to save for a 24-120mm f4.

Richard

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This is a hot, active topic! An over fertile imagination perhaps, all about the D400... [View all] , richardd300 Silver Member , Thu 26-Apr-12 07:41 PM
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