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What's the difference between a VR, VRII and VRIII lens?


Morristown, US
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NikonMark37814 Registered since 20th May 2010
Thu 28-Mar-13 02:08 PM

I used my 24-120 f/3.5-5.6 VR yesterday for the first time in months to see how it would handle on my D800. To my surprise it takes a few seconds to stabilize, is this normal behavior? Does the newer VRII and III lenses stabilize much faster and is this the only difference?

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