Sony 70-200/2.8 or 100-400 for sports and panning

Started Feb 11, 2021 | Discussions thread
surfoxy
surfoxy Contributing Member • Posts: 837
Re: Sony 70-200/2.8 or 100-400 for sports and panning

robert614 wrote:

A little late to the party, but congrats on the new lens!

I own both lenses you mentioned. And both are very capable of producing excellent results. As a one lens solution, I think you made the right choice. The 100-400 is a great lens.

I just want to add the 70-200 is no slouch either. I’ve used this lens at Motorsport events and have been very satisfied. Although I typically bring a long lens (200-600mm) as well for longer shots. And use the 70-200 for panning and around the paddock.

Here’s a few examples with the 70-200.

These are awesome, so crispy. Your technique must be fantastic.

 surfoxy's gear list:surfoxy's gear list
Fujifilm X100V Sony a9 II Sony FE 100-400mm F4.5-5.6 Sony FE 16-35mm F2.8 Sigma 85mm F1.4 DG GN +2 more
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