200-400 VR does not equal prime lens sharpness?

Started Nov 2, 2006 | Discussions thread
Piscovery Forum Member • Posts: 93
Re: 200-400 VR does not equal prime lens sharpness?

I own the 200-400/4 and 300/2.8 VR and I find the lenses equal in sharpness. The 200-400/4 has 24 lens elements and it is very easy to get reflections and flare. In this aspect is the 300/2.8 VR MUCH better.

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Nikon D7100 Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II Nikon AF-S Nikkor 300mm f/2.8G ED-IF VR Nikon AF-S Micro-Nikkor 105mm F2.8G IF-ED VR Carl Zeiss Distagon T* 2,8/25 +3 more
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