First 'Good Light' Shots 70-200 f/4 D800

Started Dec 9, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Michael Harvey
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Re: Thanks (nt)
In reply to Chas P, Dec 11, 2012

(Sigh)...for me, this is the Achille's heel of trying to communicate precisely within the confines of a text forum.

Yes, you are correct...and I pan and use VR all the time. Had we been having a normal conversation, I would have told you how I was actually "spinning around quickly and pressed the shutter as the bird was ´╗┐only momentarily ´╗┐caught in the field of view".

It wasn't a normal 'pan' at all.

What I had hoped to express was that my gyrations in grabbing that shot were far beyond what 'normal' VR is intended to compensate for.

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