D800 with 24-70mm and VR question.

Started Feb 12, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: D800 with 24-70mm and VR question.
In reply to David H Dennis, Feb 14, 2013

Enjoyed Thom's article, which must have been written BEFORE D800/600 because both these bodies DO activate VR with AF-ON (or AEL-AFL programmed to be AF-On on the D600).

Shot some whooping cranes at considerable distance with 1/2000 and 1/1000 and noticed what seems to be motion blur with VR on, so I will try turning it off when 1/500 + shutter speeds and compare to when VR on in future. I could also be seeing heat in the air near the ground, though it was November (about 60*F).

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