Newbie Question : 1DX +Sigma 50-500mm okay for bird photography?

Started Oct 18, 2012 | Questions thread
Chris R-UK Forum Pro • Posts: 17,400
Re: Money not an issue?

If weight is a concern start off by getting the Canon 400mm f5.6.  This is an extremely popular Canon birding lens but it doesn't have IS.  It is very sharp and fast focusing - significantly better than the Sigma 50-500 (and half the weight).

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