Birding with a 500mm F4 or 600mm F4

Started Feb 1, 2014 | Discussions thread
Nikon2011 Regular Member • Posts: 242
Re: The V1 killed my lust for a 500F4


While trying to improve birding shots, I went through various lenses, including 80-400af-d, 300F4+1.4tc, and 80-400g. I was working up to a 500f4, but could never justify the price. (I'm


just asking

don't you think that within 10 years you will have spent the same amount of money (all of the V1-2-3-4, converters etc) if not more

and at the end of the  year you will still be there looking for something 'stronger' (v1 to v2 to v3 to v4, new converter, better tc)

in italy we say ' who saves... wastes ' ( you'll be spending more in the long term )


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