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Old May 2, 2005, 6:21 AM   #4
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Could I get a "lesser" or 70-300 Sigma, or Canon, AND a 50mm Canon 1.8f Mark II for 300.00 total?
You could -> but you'll end up with three lenses instead of one for about the same coverage...

FYI - "Extending the focal length range from 200mm to 300mm provides a narrowing of the diagonal covering angle of 3 degrees, 45 minutes while widening a lens from 28mm to 24mm gives you 14 degrees more coverage. The gain is far more visible and impressive than the difference between 200- and 300mm."
http://www.popphoto.com/article.asp?...article_id=309


The 18-200 is another option: http://www.stevesforums.com/forums/v...37&forum_id=65
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