1D Mark III still rocks after +100K shutter counts and 5 years...

Started Oct 28, 2012 | Discussions thread
Jaims
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Re: 1D Mark III still rocks after +100K shutter counts and 5 years...
In reply to kemal halit uzun, Oct 28, 2012

kemal halit uzun wrote:

Thanks Jaims

That's right. 500 mm f/4 + Canon 1.4 TC II combination.

The weather was clear and sunny. I also use 2X TC II frequently.

Best regards

Halit

Watching the pics, and the EXIF data showing 700mm FL, it was easy to see that that was the combo used.

I've been lusting for the 500/4 (version I) for a while and, price aside, what has prevented me from trying to get one is that you can't handhold it (or at least, you can't during the whole day).

So I've got me a 400/4 DO that, while it is a really nice lens to have and easily takes a 1.4x and it is handholdable, I think that it is not as sharp as the 500/4.

Regards

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