Sony Alpha 1, SEL 200-600 or Canon R5, RF 100-500

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nandbytes Veteran Member • Posts: 6,220
Re: Sony Alpha 1, SEL 200-600 or Canon R5, RF 100-500
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duncang wrote:

I would like to see 200-600 images showing this amount of detail and sharpness. In fact would like to see images from any camera/lens combo that can match this.

And both the FE100-400GM and the 100-500L have a clarity about them that the 200-600 just seem to lack - I guess that's what comes with being a 'budget' lens.

200-600mm isn't a unsharp "budget" lens as you put it. Its perfectly capable of producing equally sharp results. Having had both 100-400mm and 200-600mm, 100-400mm mostly has an advantage in the corners and may be slight advantage mid frame but in no way is 200-600mm a slouch you seem to think it is.

crop from A7RIV of a small bird with 200-600mm

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