What to get for BIF and general wildlife, camera and lens.

Started Oct 6, 2022 | Discussions thread
Norm Neely Veteran Member • Posts: 3,451
Re: What to get for BIF and general wildlife, camera and lens.
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Fishrman wrote:

is there a camera and lens you might suggest that I could get that wouldn't break the bank? Fast focus is important to me and of course not only fast but accurate. Thanks for any ideas and help.

I have no idea what $ amount would break your bank???

How about keeping your camera until you can afford a camera that does what you want.

The Canon R7 $1,499.00

https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1707911-REG/canon_eos_r7_mirrorless_camera.html

Review: https://www.kenrockwell.com/canon/eos-r/r7.htm

Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary Lens for Canon EF $899

https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1082154-REG/sigma_150_600mm_f_5_6_3_dg_os.html

One of these two Canon EF to R adapters.

https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/search?Ntt=canon%20ef%20to%20rf%20adapter&N=0&InitialSearch=yes&sts=ps

Sigma 150-600 contemporary vs sport. Comparison photos on a trip to Alaska.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2jN_6ApM0Xg

Another review.:   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Q9lLY5Zgvk

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