70-200 f4 or 70-200 f2.8

Started Nov 15, 2012 | Discussions thread
n057
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Re: 70-200 f4 or 70-200 f2.8
In reply to pinkydeh, Nov 15, 2012

pinkydeh wrote:

which will be better for sports in low light.

i may be too previous as the F/4 not yet being used but really would like to know

I using d300

(ps i started this thread in the mikon lens forum but think we all roam in only a few forum that we prefer)

If you are going to work in low light, you want the most light gathering capabilities - and that means 2.8.  The extra stop could mean the difference between shooting at 1/60s and 1/120s, and that might be anough to make a better shot, or increase your keeper rate.

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