Do Fast Lenses Matter Anymore?

Started Feb 23, 2013 | Discussions thread
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bruxi
bruxi OP Regular Member • Posts: 318
Re: Do Fast Lenses Matter Anymore?

That is a benefit, but the main performance benefit I hear is low light performance, which can be addressed with ISO.  For the cost difference beween a 70-200 F2.8 IS and 70-200 F4 IS, I can go from a Rebel to a 60D and get many more stops on all my lenses (plus everything else this body upgrade would give me!).  Seems like a no-brainer to me, but interested in what others have to say.

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Canon EOS 60D Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L IS USM Canon EF 24-70mm f/4L IS USM
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