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    Default Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED Field Test

    a short hands on test of this lens
    special thanks to a fellow CSer who loaned me his lens

    http://www.nikon.com.sg/productitem....903-8c5b1906f6

    first a full frame shot on my way to work


    and then a 100% crop detail


    more pictures coming up
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    Default Re: Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED Field Test

    another full frame shot


    and a 100% crop
    Last edited by ortega; 22nd April 2007 at 11:09 PM.

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    Default Re: Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED Field Test

    got PP or straight out from cam?
    think 1 thread jeanie post some pic on this lens if I rem correctly

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    Default Re: Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED Field Test

    Looks great... btw, is this a remake of a kit lens with VR or is it totally different from the kit lens?
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    Default Re: Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED Field Test

    Quote Originally Posted by Del_CtrlnoAlt View Post
    Looks great... btw, is this a remake of a kit lens with VR or is it totally different from the kit lens?
    different... it has got more groups and elements than the older version...

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    You can also see mine which I took at the zoo.

    http://kst.vox.com

    Parrot: F/5 @ 1/30 sec
    Monkey: F/16 @ 1/6 sec

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    Default Re: Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED Field Test

    Quote Originally Posted by vaxvms View Post
    got PP or straight out from cam?
    think 1 thread jeanie post some pic on this lens if I rem correctly
    full frame with PP

    100% crop straight out of cam

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    Default Re: Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED Field Test

    the lens was easy to use
    light and very hand holdable

    the lens extends when you zoom

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    was considering this lens for travelling.
    seems like pretty good... hmmmmm
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    btw, are all those pics shot at 300mm?
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    Default Re: Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED Field Test

    Quote Originally Posted by Zaknafein View Post
    btw, are all those pics shot at 300mm?
    stated 300mm on the pic liao...

    anyway do consider 55-200, cheapest VR lens now.

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    Default Re: Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED Field Test

    a 70mm view



    and a 100% crop

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    Quote Originally Posted by ortega View Post
    a short hands on test of this lens
    special thanks to a fellow CSer who loaned me his lens

    http://www.nikon.com.sg/productitem....903-8c5b1906f6

    more pictures coming up
    Shouldn't this be in the Nikon sub-forum?

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    Default Re: Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED Field Test

    this is a review

    so i put it in
    General, Reviews, Tech Talk Share tips & tricks, techniques, general photography chat.

    i find that there are not enough reviews in this section, you are welcomed to post a link to this thread on the nikon forum

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    Default Re: Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED Field Test

    note picture on post #2 is right on top of the picture in post #12

    post #2 is 300mm
    post #12 is 70mm

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