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Old 9th of January 2008 (Wed)   #436
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Default Re: If you could have only one "L" lens, which one?

200mm F2 L IS USM...Nothing comes close for me.

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Old 9th of January 2008 (Wed)   #437
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Default Re: If you could have only one "L" lens, which one?

You mean of the ones I own?

24-70
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Old 9th of January 2008 (Wed)   #438
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Default Re: If you could have only one "L" lens, which one?

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70-200 2.8 IS

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of course, it's the only L lens i currently own.
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Old 9th of January 2008 (Wed)   #439
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Default Re: If you could have only one "L" lens, which one?

I would have to pick my 70-200 2.8 IS, as I could slap on the extenders to expand my range up to 400@ 5.6 and the fact that the non L primes are all pretty darn sharp they could handle to job of my 24-105 or a 24-70.
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Old 9th of January 2008 (Wed)   #440
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Default Re: If you could have only one "L" lens, which one?

35L on one body, 135L on another body and 300 f/4 L on another, assuming you mean only one L per body

But if you let me dream on, I'd buy 1D bodies for the 200 f/2 L and 500L.

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Old 9th of January 2008 (Wed)   #441
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Default Re: If you could have only one "L" lens, which one?

35 1.4 on ff. 24 1.4 on crop
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Old 9th of January 2008 (Wed)   #442
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Default Re: If you could have only one "L" lens, which one?

I really covet the 200/2
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Default Re: If you could have only one "L" lens, which one?

If it's free i'll get the 200mm 1.8 or 85L

and if not, maybe i'll reconsidering the 70-200 one
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If it's free i'll get the 200mm 1.8 or 85L
You would seriously opt for the old 200 f1.8 over the new 200 f2 IS?
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Default Re: If you could have only one "L" lens, which one?

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You would seriously opt for the old 200 f1.8 over the new 200 f2 IS?
Whoa im short of info here,.. yeah definitely the new one,..
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Default Re: If you could have only one "L" lens, which one?

135/2 IS

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Default Re: If you could have only one "L" lens, which one?

EF 70-200 mm f/4L IS USM.
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Default Re: If you could have only one "L" lens, which one?

EF 28-300 mm L IS USM.. everything else, you can get from another brand, but not such an incredible zoom.
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Default Re: If you could have only one "L" lens, which one?

24-70 for backpacking or travelling, because you often don't get time/not able to foot zoom or it's not nice stick your lens in someone's face
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135 for my current life
I'm really getting to like the length of the 135 -wildlife, landscape so far
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Default Re: If you could have only one "L" lens, which one?

For me, it'd be a non-L lens - but one that should be an L. 17-55..!!
I've had dreams about this one that I can't talk about.
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