180mm 2.8 instead of 80-200 2.8 or 70-200

Started May 20, 2011 | Discussions thread
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180mm 2.8 instead of 80-200 2.8 or 70-200
May 20, 2011

It weighs half and is smaller. It is sharper. And $ 750 at BH.

Cause that 80-200 weighs a lot when hand holding it.

The way I see it, if you have a 2.8 it is for low light sports like. So VR is not really in ply here, as any 5.6 lens with VR will do the VR work.

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