The missing telephoto zoom lens

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Guyps Regular Member • Posts: 353
Re: The missing telephoto zoom lens

I agree.

I still have an EF 70-300 4-5.6 IS USM from 2008 that cost just £350. It worked amazingly well for motorsport and Red Arrow aerial displays with my crop DSLR and was a great workhorse. I have it adapted with the Fringer Pro Gen 1 however the AF can be a bit erratic with the Fuji.

They need to make an XC 70-300 for around £4-500 IMO. People who purchase an XTxxx or XA line are not going to spend £1500 on a 100-400. The 200 isn't quite long enough.

Hasn't the XC 50-230 been discontinued?

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Fujifilm X-T3 Canon EF 85mm F1.8 USM Canon EF-S 17-55mm f/2.8 IS USM Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM Fujifilm XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS +4 more
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