70-300 VC/VR Tamron or Nikon?

Started Aug 14, 2012 | Discussions thread
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howielenny Contributing Member • Posts: 816
Re: 70-300 VC/VR Tamron or Nikon?

howielenny wrote:

I went Tamron as the VC is pretty amazing. If you have a very steady hand you can get sharp shots at 300mm at 1/40 sec. I'm over the moon with the Tamron and have no complaints with buying it. ThatNikonGuy 'Matt Grainger' said the VC on the Tamron 70-300 VC was better than Nikon 70-200 2.8 VR, that's what swung my decision. I don't think you can go wrong with either lens but for the money, the Tamron is excellent.

I meant to type that the VC on the Tamron 70-300 was better than the VR on the Nikon 70-200 2.8 VR, sorry about the mistype.

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