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Posted 21 February 2014 - 10:57 PM

I have rediscovered this lens. I took it to a "elder hostel" today and shot a few. I used the D800e, SB900 hand held.  I will use my monopod next time, this is a heavy lens. The photos have had a minimum of PP.  I cropped, cloned out a blemish here and there but for the most part these are as is. That 36 megaP really makes this lens sing.  I have yet to try the 70-210 on this camera.

 

 

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Posted 22 February 2014 - 12:01 AM

Very nice. The 70-210 should sing, it dose on the D4.

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Posted 28 February 2014 - 08:04 PM

Good results Charles. How is IQ at 300 wide open with it?

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Posted 28 February 2014 - 08:21 PM

Nice photos. I have this same lens and have always found it to be very soft compared to my 70-200 AF-S VR f/4.

 

I'll break it out this weekend and have another look...


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Posted 28 February 2014 - 09:42 PM

Cee one thing is the 70-200 f4 is one of Nikons sharpest lens, some say even sharper than the 70- 200 f2.8 II, so it is an unfair fight. :P Jim

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Posted 01 March 2014 - 12:45 AM

Hmmmmmm???


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Posted 01 March 2014 - 04:40 AM

Charles these are very nice soft lighting and well composed. Jim

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Posted 01 March 2014 - 04:42 AM

Jazz you can't have a 70-200 f 4 you already have der famous wunderba 70-200 f2.8 II Nikkor! :P Jim

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Posted 01 March 2014 - 10:02 AM

Thanks, Jim. These are snapshots with minimum PP.




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