Canon 2x converter with 70-200 f2.8 lens version II

Started Jan 3, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Hopn Contributing Member • Posts: 603
Re: Canon 2x converter with 70-200 f2.8 lens version II

I have this combo but 7D and it works well together. Slight quality lost but better than I expected.

systemguy wrote:


I went to my local camera store yesterday and had them mount the canon 2x mark iii converter on the 70-200 f2.8 mark ii lens on a 5d m2 body.

I played around with the combo and I noticed rather fast focusing.

I thought that the converter was supposed to slow the auto focus down substantially.

I did not notice this.

Any thoughts and anyone with experience using this combo?

What about deterioration in quality? What has your experience been?

Many thanks

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Canon EOS 6D Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM Canon EOS M3 Canon Extender EF 2x III +1 more
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