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Old Dec 24, 2012, 10:49 AM   #1
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Default A200/Sigma 600mm mirror lens

This combination has been working very well for me. At the 35mm equivalency of 900mm, I have been hand holding this combination and getting a large percentage of keepers. These two images were taken on a full but thin overcast day using ISO 400 and 1/2500 shutter speed. The aircraft at the terminal were 1.57 miles distant. Try to find one of these Sigmas and save yourself a couple of thousand bucks over a refractive lens having less magnification but better bokeh.
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Sony A57 with 18-55 kit lens, Sony A200 and Sony H70
50mm f3.5 Minolta Maxxum macro
24mm f2.8 Minolta Maxxum
100-300mm Minolta Maxxum APO Zoom
70-300 Sony apo G SSM Zoom

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Old Jan 21, 2013, 1:57 AM   #2
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Beautiful job with minimalist equipment. I love it.
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