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Thanks! I'm definitely glad I went for the 70-300 over the 55-200. Feels much nicer to shoot with.
Seems to produce some good shots for sure.
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Thanks! I'm definitely glad I went for the 70-300 over the 55-200. Feels much nicer to shoot with.
No question.. 70-300 VR is a much nicer lens.
    
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Nuke, have you gotten the 600 VR yet?
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Pardon me if this is a silly question, but do extension tubes decrease your effective aperture the same way a teleconverter does?
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Nope.
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Pardon me if this is a silly question, but do extension tubes decrease your effective aperture the same way a teleconverter does?
no it does not, it just reduces your MFD.
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Nuke, have you gotten the 600 VR yet?
yep, it's at my sister's in Indiana. going to pick it up next weekend if i don't have a shoot.
    
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yep, it's at my sister's in Indiana. going to pick it up next weekend if i don't have a shoot.
Remember to get pictures here!
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Would this be a good deal? http://www.factorydirect.ca/catalog/...p?pcode=KO0915 Anything is better than what I am using now I imagine, a Jazz brand POS, I mean, P&S. It's actually not a bad cam for what I paid for it, though the lighting has to be perfect. I know it's nothing fancy, but I want something with a descent amount of optical zoom and manual ISO, and don't have a lot of money to spend. The cam is brand new, no refurb as far as I know, and the place is local so I can pick it up in person.
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Would this be a good deal? http://www.factorydirect.ca/catalog/...p?pcode=KO0915 Anything is better than what I am using now I imagine, a Jazz brand POS, I mean, P&S. It's actually not a bad cam for what I paid for it, though the lighting has to be perfect. I know it's nothing fancy, but I want something with a descent amount of optical zoom and manual ISO, and don't have a lot of money to spend. The cam is brand new, no refurb as far as I know, and the place is local so I can pick it up in person.
There are only four reviews for that site, but they aren't nice, so beware:

http://www.resellerratings.com/store/factorydirect_ca

Kodak isn't the best company for a P&S camera. If you want quality, look at Canon, Panasonic or Fuji.

Check out some reviews:
http://www.dpreview.com/reviews/
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