Tamron AF 28-300mm F/3.5-6.3 XR Di VC LD Aspherical (IF) Macro

Lens | Canon EF, Nikon F (FX)
Weegee
 
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One of my favorite lenses was the 18-200 Nikon lens on my Nikon D200. When I finally bought a D700, I needed a similar lens. I looked into the Nikon 28-300 but after reading a bunch of reviews, I took the advice of a reviewer. He recommended getting the Tamron instead. Which I finally did. I use it as a travel lens along with my Nikon 20mmf/2.8. If I want "vg to excellent" sharpness, I usually shoot Aperture priority at f/8 or f/9.5 with variable iso set at 1100. Being a professional ...

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I purchased the Tamron VC lens when it came out, and this was one of the best buying decisions I have made. It works just about flawlessly on my 5D Mk II and T4i. The reason I bought it was so I could have a one-lens walk-around outfit to cover most situations. I know that as a zoom, it is not quite as sharp as a good prime, but the convenience is worth it most of the time. To me, the lack of weight is very important. My Canon 70-300 L is almost 3 times the weight. Besides that, optically ...

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Stupendous Zoom Range, tack sharp focus, reasonably fast AF decent Macro overall a great Value Problems: sometimes(very rareley) the autofocus doesn't focus on the correct area, but doesn't happen often enough to make me NT like this lens.

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