What would be a good basic lens collection?

Started Mar 27, 2013 | Discussions thread
GreenMountainGirl
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Re: What would be a good basic lens collection?
In reply to Rich Rosen, Mar 29, 2013

Rich Rosen wrote:

Its a stability issue. The lens on a tripod should be rock steady. The 300 f4 isn't, with the tripod foot will flex just slightly... Using a remote release, may alleviate the problem in some instances,  but the mirror, going thru its motion of lifting, could also cause a problem. It's sounds worse than it is, but it is a consideration.

Rich, Sounds like an issue that will not deter me from buying this lens when I am ready for it.  Especially if the price is reduced!  Thanks for explaining.

Susan

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