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New toy the BEAST 28-70mm 2.8

Discussion in 'Lens Lust' started by barisaxer, Sep 9, 2008.

  1. barisaxer


    Apr 6, 2006
    Albany OR
    I lucked into a great deal on this so will compare to my 28-75 tamron. Initial thought are its big and heavy and SHARP:smile: Will see if I find a place in the bag for it. Will look at this against the fine tamron and see how much better it is.......
  2. Nchesher


    Jul 7, 2006
    You'll find room. It blows the Tammy away.
  3. jfrancis


    May 8, 2005
    Orlando, FL
    It is a stellar lens!
  4. I picked one up a few months ago, it's awesome.
  5. Nuteshack

    Nuteshack Guest

    finest mid range zoom made, imho...;-)
  6. Congratulation on getting one of Nikons best zoom lenses...
    There's no looking back now... You will judge all your others by this one...
    Look out wallet, as this is how lens lust start....
    Just one great lens and the rest then need to be updated... LOL
  7. compare with 24-70.. is the beast much better?
  8. congrats on the new lens
    and.... a GREAT one, it is

    can't wait to see some pictures
    good luck
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