Notice to Nikon

Started Jul 21, 2014 | Discussions thread
engbert Senior Member • Posts: 2,675
Re: Notice to Nikon

PSCL1 wrote:

Six months after the Tamron becomes available, posters will be complaining about softness at 500-600, poor "copies," build quality and on and on. Happens all the time. Nikon does not manufacture a lens of this type because (1) image quality will not meet pro standards, (2) excessive manufacturing costs, and (3) no market at the price they would have to charge. This scenario occurs again and again. My recommendation: Buy a manual focus 300-800 range Bower MF lens with T-mount for $300, have fun with it, and save $1,500.

I guess PSCL1 has not been looking at the images from the Tamron 150-600mm.

-- hide signature --
pbase & dpreview supporter

 engbert's gear list:engbert's gear list
Sony Alpha a7R III Sony FE 100-400mm F4.5-5.6 Sony FE 24-105mm F4
Post (hide subjects) Posted by
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow