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Old Aug 2, 2012, 5:35 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by Wizzard0003 View Post
Another good alternative, Zig...!
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Old Aug 2, 2012, 3:16 PM   #12
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Hi Banksy,
Another alternate, although this will hurt the pocket. After trying without sucess with my 70-300 vr, I saw Zig's birds and got a 70-200 vr. An amazing lens that is quite capable of close up shots. Down side is the cost, up side is that you get a great longer lens.
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Old Aug 3, 2012, 9:01 AM   #13
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Thank you all so much for your different perspectives. Some alternatives I hadn't considered but will certainly check them out.
paniolo - my lens lust unfortunately doesn't extend to the 70-200mm even though I would in a heartbeat if I win the lottery!
zig - thank you for your kind comments.
With much appreciation for your support. Cheers Lyn
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