16-35 or? Help with wide choices please.

Started Mar 14, 2012 | Discussions thread
Shop cameras & lenses ▾
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Flat view
Senior MemberPosts: 1,797Gear list
16-35 or? Help with wide choices please.
Mar 14, 2012

Hi folks,

Asking for a little help here re wide lens.

I am using a D700 and will be buying a D800 when the user results / reviews are out.

I currently have a 24-70 / 70-200 / 28-300 / 50 1.8 but I am in the market for something wider.

Not sure I want the size, weight of the 14-24 despite it being the best out there. Was looking at the 16-35 VR. Price is ok and users seem happy with this lens so it's high on the list at the moment. Just wondered if there is anything out there I should look at from other Companies?

If I did get the 14-24 I would have the holy trinity but not sure of the range, size and bulbous front element, no filters. Maybe the 16-35 VR is the better fit for me? Or something else?

Thanks for your help guys.

Mark (winter1)

 winter1's gear list:winter1's gear list
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V Nikon D750
Nikon D700 Nikon D800
If you believe there are incorrect tags, please send us this post using our feedback form.
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Flat view
Post (hide subjects)Posted by
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow