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Old Dec 6, 2005, 10:14 PM   #1
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Sorry didn't mean to start new topic meant to edit last one :S. Anyway is this lense gonna give better quality then a basic kit lense? and is it good for the price?

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Old Dec 8, 2005, 5:10 PM   #2
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This lens is just ok. I actually used to own one. It is slow focusing and soft at wide aperatures and on the long end of the zoom. It does ok at about f/8-f/11 in the middle ranges of the zoom. I would not recommend it over the 55-200. The Nikon 80-200 f/4.5 is a better zoom choice, and can be found used for around $100 at KEH.com.
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