Canon's release of 600/800mm f11 lenses PROVES you don't need Cannons!

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Wu Jiaqiu
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Re: I don't get thes f/11 lenses
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Simon97 wrote:

If I were a Canon FF or even APSC user (I was an APSC user once), I would never consider such a slow long lens. For wildlife, shooting under the sun doesn't result in the most flattering images, I like shooting in overcast days to avoid the contrasty shadows. For sports, the shutter speed would be too slow. This would make these lenses pointless to me. Why they didn't go with f/8 is beyond me. Still slow, but with the DO optics, they still can be reasonably small.

they did it to keep the price and size down, you want faster you can get faster

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