Light lens for birding?

Started Jun 16, 2013 | Discussions thread
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How light it "light"?
In reply to kipling, Jun 17, 2013

The Canon 400mm f/5.6L no-IS is 1.25 kg, which I consider as light for people without orthopedic issues.

If you are just looking for bird ID confirmation/documentation, digiscoping might be the way to go. Image quality isn't great, but you can see what you need to see.

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