“Dealing with of the lens is similar to carrying a 70-200mm f/2.8 lens. It’s straightforward to hold and handhold, the place some of its bigger siblings could be fatiguing or require a monopod for any important quantity of capturing. It’s nonetheless ~three lbs, so you’ll really feel it in your shoulders in the event you carry it round for an prolonged time frame, like a 70-200mm f/2.8 lens.
I personal the Nikon 200-400mm f/4G VR II lens, the 200-500mm f/5.6E lens and have ceaselessly rented the 500mm f/4E FL tremendous telephoto. That is actually the lightest and best tremendous telephoto to place in a backpack and carry for any size of time. The 200-500mm f/5.6E is unquestionably bulkier, although does provide extra focal size flexibility relying in your subject material.”
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“I discovered the sharpness of photos from the 500mm f/5.6E PF to be fairly good in any respect distances, even on the far finish of the sphere 100+ yards away. Larger ISO settings did give some grain to the pictures, so a real analysis of the lens sharpness should wait till I’ve the prospect to shoot a sport in full daylight.”
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