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

Started Jun 29, 2013 | Discussions thread
Mark K
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Re: Getting to the 500mm range without spending $10K+
In reply to plautoq, Jul 8, 2013

plautoq wrote:

What are your thoughts on getting to the 500mm range ? Canon IS 100-400, Sigma OS 150-500mm, Canon IS 300mm with 1.4 extender (close enough), Canon non-IS 400 with 1.4 extender or other alternatives ? What is your experience so far if you own any (or all) of those lenses ? I saw a lot of comments, but it seems like there is no clear winner. Of course, north of 10K is a no brainer with all available options. Maybe you can share your experiences with cropping as well to reach the same equivalent magnification.

Cheers.

I have the same thinking....Sigma 120-300/2.8 plus a TC will solve the problem

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