the best lens I've ever used

Started Jun 3, 2012 | User reviews thread
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Absolutic Veteran Member • Posts: 5,135
the best lens I've ever used

This is optically absolutely incredible lens. There is no better general range tele - this is it. Yes it is $2400, but this is one lens that you will keep for a long time. And if you dislike it, you'll resell it in few years and maybe lose $200-300 on it. Wedding photogs would eat it alive.

The only con is its heavy and the weight might get to some people. 135L is half the weight.... but I sold 135L when I got 70-200..... it is just much more versatile. And 4-stop IS helps with the weight.

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