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And now for something different

HenkB

Wayland, US
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"RE: And now for something different"

HenkB Silver Member Nikonian since 18th Dec 2004
Mon 28-Jan-13 12:58 PM


>I have taken some DX mode shots of surfers with the 70-300mm
>VR trying to "fill the frame", whereas in FX mode I
>could not do so, obviously the shots were from the same
>distance. It SEEMS that the DX shots were more clear, and at
>any rate, did not suffer. Same apparent result with some
>racing sailboats. These shots were at distances I could not
>"reach" well with the FX mode and 300mm lens.

This suggests that you were racked out to 300mm in FX and may have been able to use a slightly shorter focal length in DX. On the D600, my 70-300 is significantly sharper at 250mm than 300.

Best,

Hendrik

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