Nikon 400 f2.8G or 500mm f4G - best choice for wildlife?

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Kevin O'Neil
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Re: Nikon 400 f2.8G or 500mm f4G - best choice for wildlife?

Based on what you are shooting, you need a 600 f/4. You are not going to be happy with a 500 or 400.  As to the weight, yes you will need a tripod, but you should already be using one.  If not a 600, then the 400 f/2.8 and with a 1.4 a 500 f/4, and with a 2x converter you'll have an 800 f/5.6.

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