Panasonic 100-300 vs. Olympus 75-300 II lens test

Started Apr 4, 2013 | Discussions thread
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danieladougan Forum Member • Posts: 89
Re: Panasonic 100-300 vs. Olympus 75-300 II lens test
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What about aperture? Doesn't it matter that the Olympus lens is significantly slower? At 100mm it's f4 vs f5.1. At 300mm it's f5.6 vs f6.7. That's major, especially in terms of sports action and wildlife. And isn't that what the lenses are basically for?

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