Would you straight swap your 70-200 F2.8 II for the new F4 version?

Started Oct 24, 2012 | Discussions thread
mistermejia
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Re: Would you straight swap your 70-200 F2.8 II for the new F4 version?
In reply to nikkorwatcher, Oct 24, 2012

nikkorwatcher wrote:

It very much looks like the f4 will be popular with those who have to carry it rather than shoot with it!!!

(I mean, in a kit bag on the off-chance they'll use it, rather than being in their hands ready for action at an event)

What I am realizing is that this lens is for like a mountain hicker or something, i mean, why would anyone sacrifice a 2.8 for low light and BOKE??  Im i wrong?  What Nikon should have made is a 70-300 f4 VRIII.  What are they thinking???

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