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Old Sep 12, 2005, 10:33 AM   #1
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i am going to some air shows, just wondering will 300mm be enough for me to get the planes from the air? cuze with my 55mm they are just little dots, or will i need more?
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Old Sep 12, 2005, 12:43 PM   #2
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A 300mm lens will give you approximately 9 x magnification. Most binoculars are 8 or 10 x magnification so this shouldbe enough.
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