70-200 is SHARP!!!

Discussion in 'Lens Lust' started by Donzo98, Jun 19, 2007.

  1. Donzo98

    Donzo98

    Nov 10, 2005
    Merrick, NY
    Did a little test at 2.8 today...leveled and sharpened a bit only.

    Full shot...

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    78% Crop...

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  2. jcovert

    jcovert Guest

    Cool pics. Yes, the lens is brilliant. I'm always amazed by it.
     
  3. Okay, you've borrowed it for long enough.
    I kept waiting for the coffee can shots, but enuff's enuff and now it's time to give it back. :biggrin:
    I do have a Nikon to EOS adapter. :wink:
     
  4. Donzo98

    Donzo98

    Nov 10, 2005
    Merrick, NY
    Coffee cans coming soon....:biggrin::biggrin:
     
  5. Yep, it looks like you got a good one.

    Enjoy.
     
  6. Last edited by a moderator: Mar 15, 2017
  7. It's interesting how much the sharpness can vary in different copies of the same lens. My 70-200 was just awful from f/2.8 to f/5.6. My 80-200 (two ring) blew it away. It wasn't even close. It was an easy decision to get rid of my 70-200, and keep the 80-200. It's a shame.
     
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