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Apr 09, 2008 13:42 |  #1

About to get the Canon 70-300mmf4/5.6 IS USM.
I understand Canon TC's don't work with this lens. I think that leaves me with Tamron or Kenko? I have a 400D.
Grateful for suggestions and any supporting images. Thanks


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Apr 09, 2008 15:54 |  #2

Have you read the TC sticky at the top of the page? Most of us will tell you to forget using any TC with that lens.


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Apr 09, 2008 17:05 |  #3

No, I will do. Cheers.


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Apr 09, 2008 17:19 |  #4

I wouldn't tell you to forget a 1.4X with it. I used the Kenko Pro 300 DG (or whatever it is, I can never remember) and got decent results. I'm sure I posted a few examples in the summer of '06. In very good light, it autofocused without hunting.


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Apr 09, 2008 18:09 |  #5

Cheers runninmann, I'll do a search in the morning,


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