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Old 01-30-2013, 06:36 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Frink View Post
I've seen Canon 800mm 5.6's in the wild. Guy at an airshow had 400mm 2.8, 600mm f4 and 800 5.6, all with 1D bodies attached.

I think you guys are severly underestimating the amount some people spend on gear.
Mother of god that's an insane amount of cash to have tied up. Frankly unless I was a highly paid pro photog I wouldn't drop that kind of cash even if I had it to spend. I've actually thought about getting a used 1D Mark III as an upgrade to my Rebel Xti. Same resolution but far faster burst speeds for sports and airshows. I've also been considering a 7D funny thing is a 7D seems to outpace a 1D Mark III in almost every respect but is less to buy even buying brand new 7D vs used 1D Mark III

Any thoughts on that frink?

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