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Old Jun 1, 2013, 12:42 PM   #1
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I always wanted to tried this, but since Nikon TC's can't be stacked I went ahead with this mod: http://nikonpages.heymanphotography....mod/index.html

1120mm (400 f/2.8 + 2xTC + 1.4xTC):

1360mm (400 f/2.8 + 2xTC + 1.7xTC):

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Old Jun 1, 2013, 5:24 PM   #2
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Impressive shot... and mod..!
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Old Jun 6, 2013, 4:01 AM   #3
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That is very nice. I'm only using a 2X on a 70 - 200 as of right now.
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Old Jun 6, 2013, 4:50 PM   #4
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Very cool...!

D7k with old/new glass and a few other things...
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Old Jun 11, 2013, 7:17 AM   #5
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very clear images indeed.

While I take no issue with making mods to lenses, cameras, etc. as I've done it many a time over the years, I would stress the importance of making sure NO ONE SHOULD FILE DOWN ANY METAL COMPONENT WHILE THE PART IS STILL CONNECTED TO THE LENS. The metal shavings can, not only damage the glass but also get into the camera body wreaking havoc. This is especially true for camera bodies that have an auto cleaning cycle & the cleaning cycle gets activated.

Sorry to sound like this is a rant, but camera bodies are plain too expensive to be lazy.


So you want to be a better photographer? Open your eyes and take a look at what is all around you.
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Old Jun 25, 2013, 1:44 PM   #6
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great shots
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