Some of you may remember me talking about meeting another photo nut - see:
We met today at Chadwick and Son Orchids. She has just purchased the 600L, and let me try it today. On my Gitzo 2220 + RRS BH55 it would not have worked without the IS, but I did get a few sharp shots of a few things in the parking lot.
I was desperately looking for a bird - any bird without much luck, but finally got an opportunity. Well, beggars can't be choosers, so here she is, (handheld too):