55-200 VR - Thoughts?

Discussion in 'Lens Lust' started by grt_napa, May 2, 2007.

  1. I use my D40 for 1-2 hour hikes/bike rides and prefer/need a light-weight telephoto to compliment my 18-70. The new 55-200 VR is getting decent reviews. Any thoughts? Thanks!
     
  2. DrewC

    DrewC

    Jan 30, 2007
    Denver, CO
    i've had the chance to play with this lens at work, and aside from being a little light and not nearly as confidence inspiring as some of nikons real expensive stuff... its a great lens. at $250 i'd say buy a couple... well maybe one will do...
     
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