Canon 200-400 image

Started Jul 26, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: Canon 200-400 image
In reply to Apple Valley, Jul 27, 2012

Apple Valley wrote:

Nice write up by the digital picture.

Thanks. But did you read what he said about size & weight?...

With the built-in extender, I fully expect this lens to be at least as large as and even heavier than the Nikon 200-400. The Nikon lens is 4.88 x 14.37” (124 x 365mm) and weighs 7.4 lbs (3360g). While handholdable for very short periods of time, the Nikon 200-400 is more fun to use from a monopod or a tripod. /

Heavier than 7.4 lbs? If true, it might be a deal-breaker for me.

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