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I don't know why i bought it.. but i'm not regretting it

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I think i just bought it in fear that prices will go up on Feb.1

Meh, either that or i feel sad that i departed with my 100-400L.

This lens does live up to the reviews... it is brutally sharp.



Random sample.


100% Straight from camera. Nothing done but convert to jpeg
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Now i just need to find the time and compare this to my 135L with and without the Canon 1.4x TC attached.
    
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post #2 of 35
Seems very high definition but it's grainy as hell. I HATE GRAIN.
post #3 of 35
Thats gorgeous.
And even though lenses cost a TON one can never have too many good ones.
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Do want, even though i have no interest in photographing. I might be onto something
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post #5 of 35
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Originally Posted by Khaotik55 View Post
Seems very high definition but it's grainy as hell. I HATE GRAIN.
ISO2500 SooC Shot 100% crop and that's grainy? Nothing much on the market can beat the 5DII at this..
    
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post #6 of 35
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Originally Posted by Eek View Post
ISO2500 SooC Shot 100% crop and that's grainy? Nothing much on the market can beat the 5DII at this..
I kind of see the grain he's talking about in the background. The person's face is absolutely clear, but look to the white space to his right. Am I crazy?
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post #7 of 35
Fast lens.... You can have a lot of fun with it. Your 100-400 can't do the action shots this lens will do. Enjoy.
Edited by mahtareika - 1/21/11 at 10:02pm
post #8 of 35
sweet lens.
hope to see some cool shots
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I'm currently saving up for a 70-200 2.8...but I'm going for the non-IS. I can't afford any more than that
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post #10 of 35
omg that man is looking down a walkway threw a window! and by the looks of it at 2 people!
sorry i just have a laugh at reflections from peoples eyes.
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