Sharp zoom lens??

Started Sep 24, 2012 | Discussions thread
Robert Cohen
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In reply to Dinahhs3, Sep 24, 2012

Perhaps half a dozen years ago I had the Sigma 70-200 f/2.8. It was a very nice lens but I found I was taking a significant number of photos in relatively low light where VR would be helpful. So I bought a used Nikon 70-200 VR1 and sold the Sigma.

Today Sigma has a 70-200 with its own version of VR and I wouldn't hesitate to try it.

Bear in mind, though, that when you're shooting children VR doesn't help with motion of the subjects, it only helps with motion of the camera body.
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--Bob

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Nikon D300 Nikon D700 Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G IF-ED VR Nikon AF Micro-Nikkor 60mm f/2.8D
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