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Which is the better combination ?

by jump1127 / June 3, 2006 6:27 PM PDT

Want to hear your comments regard the combination of these lenses:

Option 1

24-70 F2.8L and 70-200 F2.8LIS

Option 2

24-105 F4L IS and 100-400 L IS

which is the better alternative ? Considering all the major facts ! Wait for your constructive comments. Any idea and comment are welcome !

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by Gary Gottlieb / June 4, 2006 2:21 AM PDT

I own option 1 and use a telephoto multiplier if I need to go out to 400. The image quality and low light capability of the Canon 24-70 and 70-200 are remarkable.

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Thanks for the comment
by jump1127 / June 5, 2006 3:53 PM PDT
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I own option 1, too. But, lately, I tested option 2 and feel unsure about my current option. No offense, the truth is that the multiplier seems to drop the quality of picture, especially light and sharpness. My recent trip to New Zealand showed the zoom limit of 70-200 F2.8L IS.

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