200-400 VR does not equal prime lens sharpness?

Started Nov 2, 2006 | Discussions thread
Geomaticsman Senior Member • Posts: 2,991
Re: 300f2.8/200-400 images, and questions with 1.4

flying fox wrote:

I heard the 1.4 converter wasn't very good on the 200-400, well your
image blows that out of the water...

Indeed, that IS a great shot -- but presumably not a distance shot that required additional cropping -- THAT'S the achillies heel of the 200-400VR.

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