Rented an Oly 300 f4 and TC to compare with my PL 100-400

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Rented an Oly 300 f4 and TC to compare with my PL 100-400
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And I was really wanting to like it and possibly buy it, but I find myself enjoying it but not thrilled enough to plunk down the $$. Has anyone else had this experience? If you want to see my PL vs Oly pix, go here https://www.joanrobins.com/California-Wildlife/Chico/Upper-Bidwell-Park/Upper-Bidwell-Park-in-March-Joan/

The last 15 photos were taken with the 300+TC.

I like the extra stops, the ease of focusing, the cleaner output, but to see the differences, I have to zoom in to 2x. For my purposes, shooting and sharing on FB etc, I suspect I will save my shekels!

I'd really like to know if it's just me or if others share this opinion.

I so wanted to be blown away and I just wasn't!

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