How do legacy 300mm+ lenses do on Nex system?

Started May 2, 2013 | Discussions thread
AlbertInFrance
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Re: How do legacy 300mm+ lenses do on Nex system?
In reply to Louno, May 3, 2013

I have the Vivitar 18-200mm and I've just today bought a Sigma 70-300mm.

The big problem with the Vivitar is flare, but I also find that the combined focus/zoom ring is a problem. The Sigma, with separate controls, makes it easier to focus and then fine-tune framing with the zoom.

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