Sell 70-200mm VR I for 85mm 1.4G?

Started Nov 8, 2012 | Discussions thread
Jeff Loughlin
Jeff Loughlin Forum Member • Posts: 83
Re: Sell 70-200mm VR I for 85mm 1.4G?
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The 85 1.8 is only a half stop slower than the 1.4 and a lot less money.  I'd keep the 70-200 and add the 85 1.8.  You can push your D700 up to ISO 5000 to make up the difference.

 Jeff Loughlin's gear list:Jeff Loughlin's gear list
Nikon D700 Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.4D Nikon AF Micro-Nikkor 60mm f/2.8D Tamron AF 28-75mm F/2.8 XR Di LD Aspherical (IF) +2 more
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