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May 14, 2016 11:52 |  #1291

CyberDyneSystems wrote in post #17995746 (external link)
I noticed an improvement, not a huge one, but it feels more confident and does less dancing to get there.

It simply is not going to equal the 100-400mm 2 for AF speed and accuracy. I too am shooting them side by side, and it's just not going to happen. The Mk2 is one of Canon's fastest best focusing lenses in existence. It beats pretty much anything you put it up against.

That said, this is one of the best 3rd party focus set ups I've come across, and considering it's doing it out at 600mm with a tiny f/6.3 aperture, it is VERY impressive!!

Yo Jake - I think you have an addendum to make in your gear list still ;-)a


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May 14, 2016 17:07 |  #1292

Last post for 2 weeks as fly out to Spain tomorrow, Goldfinch captured in my back garden.

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May 14, 2016 17:21 |  #1293

maybe a week ago I changed my focus on the dock from -9 to -10 and it squeezed a bit more detail out of the lens

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May 14, 2016 18:15 |  #1294

While detail in a moon shot is nice - I thirst for feather & fur details! Need more time out & about snapping shots in good light to truly see where my focus stands...

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maybe a week ago I changed my focus on the dock from -9 to -10 and it squeezed a bit more detail out of the lens


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May 14, 2016 21:37 |  #1295

Immaculens wrote in post #18006869 (external link)
Yo Jake - I think you have an addendum to make in your gear list still ;-)a

Oh yeah! ;)

I notice all your gear is Purple, hmm..


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May 15, 2016 00:35 |  #1296

quite a heavy crop, but a very friendly bird!

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May 15, 2016 14:17 |  #1297

Common buzzard

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May 15, 2016 14:34 |  #1298

Any one want dinner :lol::lol:


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May 15, 2016 14:38 as a reply to cogs v's post |  #1299

Nice detail ~
but that dragon fly is a mangled mess, hope he is eating along because I don't know if a female would be impressed ;-)a

what aperture did you use?


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May 15, 2016 14:46 |  #1300

Thanks Imac it was F8 ( if you click on starling or vanner it will take you to flickr and the settings are on there :-) )
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May 15, 2016 14:50 |  #1301

cogs v wrote in post #18007919 (external link)
Thanks Imac it was F8 ( if you click on starling or vanner it will take you to flickr and the settings are on there :-) )
Colin

You can call me Will (see sig :-P ) and actually I went to Flickr but did not see settings...

If I can get that feather detail I will be a happy camper ~


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May 15, 2016 14:55 |  #1302

Sorry Will did look for name but not well enough the settings should come up under the camera under the pic ( you might have to be signed in )


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May 15, 2016 14:57 |  #1303

cogs v wrote in post #18007935 (external link)
... ( you might have to be signed in )

ah, likely ~


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May 16, 2016 07:54 |  #1304

My first post in this forum from my new Sigma 150-600:

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May 16, 2016 08:08 |  #1305

Welcome to POTN !
Nive shots you have from this fine lens

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