Wow!! My first run in with Canikon snob...

Started Feb 11, 2013 | Discussions thread
Klipsen
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Their most common reaction is ...
In reply to BrewLab, Feb 12, 2013

... disbelief.

Firstly that Sony make SLRs - and secondly that anyone would buy anything but Canon or Nikon.

There are also situations where they "hold their manhoods cheap", like when a Canon owner looked approvingly at my 300 mm f/2.8 and asked if it was the (Canon) 100-400 mm. Needles to say, he didn't snub his nose at that lens.

On another occasion I used my 70-200 mm f/2.8, and another Canon owner first thought it was a Canon, but then made the snide remark: "Well, they did a good job - even copying the colour".

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