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Getting to the 500mm range without spending $10K+

Started Jun 29, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Gearóid Ó Laoi, Garry Lee
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Re: Lesser gear is not a waste
In reply to schmegg, Jul 6, 2013

schmegg wrote:

A very narrow-minded diatribe.

There are very valid reasons why 5 exposures blended may be superior to one. Likewise, AF performance is very important in certain situation.

I think you might just be attempting to apply your particular use case to everyone else - a big mistake.


How would he propose with his liveview and single central AF point, to take this?

Done with the humble 1Div and even more humble Sigma 300 using upper central Af point..

..or in this case, get the focus on the face??

I suppose he could crop, but then that would torture his perfectionist soul maybe...

Perfection: Perfection is the antithesis of function. A wise man said that once

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