Long Lens --- How much would you pay?

Started Dec 16, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: Around 2k for a 300 F4 or 400 F5.6 prime
In reply to Paul Auclair, Dec 17, 2013

Paul Auclair wrote:

Wallybipster wrote:

Luckily I can use the ZD 150 F2 with the 2x converter for a 300 F4.0 long lens, but a dedicated prime at this length would be incredibly wonderful for me.

How does IQ compare with 1.4X and the 2X vs no TC?

I haven't done extensive testing on any M4/3 gear, but I know that when I tested it on my old E-5, I couldn't really notice any loss with the 1.4x TC.  The 2x TC degraded things a bit, but it didn't keep me from getting some great shots with that setup that held up to a fair amount of cropping.


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