Light lens for birding?

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Re: Light lens for birding?
In reply to paulkienitz, 10 months ago

paulkienitz wrote:

The lens's biggest drawback for birding is focus hunting.

That's when you need quick-shift focus. Do you have the DA version or DA L?

The 55-300 is sharp enough when stopped down to F8, but that much light is often not available in Northern Ontario where I live.

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