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comparison of telephoto zoom lenses

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image stabilised pro zooms

Olympus mZD 40-150mm Olympus ZD 50-200mm SWD Canon 70-200mm f/2.8 IS L Canon 100-400mm L IS II Nikkor 80-400mm VR Nikkor 200-400mm VR Canon 70-300mm DO IS Olympus ZD 90-250mm f/2.8
focal length reach in 35mm terms 80-300mm 100-400mm @orange:70-200mm FF 91-260mm 1D 112-320mm APS-C 100-400mm FF 130-520mm 1D 80-400mm FF 120-600mm DX 200-400mm FF 300-600mm DX 70-300mm FF 91-390mm 1D 112-480mm APS-C @lightgreen:180-500mm
aperture @lightgreen:f/2.8 @lightgreen:f/2.8-3.5 @lightgreen:f/2.8 @orange:f/4.5-5.6 @orange:f/4.5-5.6 @orange:f/4 @orange:f/4-5.6 @lightgreen:f/2.8
fast CDAF, eye detect AF @lightgreen:YES NO NO NO NO NO NO NO
weight @lightgreen:0.88kg @lightgreen:1kg w/o tripod mount 1.57kg 1.64kg 1.36kg @orange:3.275kg @lightgreen:0.72kg 3.27kg
length @lightgreen:160mm 157mm 197mm 193mm 171mm @orange:358mm 100mm 276mm
filter size 72mm @lightgreen:67mm 77mm 77mm 77mm 52mm rear @lightgreen:58mm @orange:105mm
color @lightgreen:black @lightgreen:black @orange:white @orange:white black black black black
close focus @lightgreen:0.7m 1.2m (0.42x macro) 1.4m (1.2m vII) @lightgreen:1m @orange:2.3m @orange:2m 1.4m @orange:2.5m
weatherproof @lightgreen:yes yes yes partly @orange:no? yes @orange:no yes
aperture blades @lightgreen:9 circular @lightgreen:9 circular 8 @lightgreen:9 circular 6 circular @lightgreen:9 circular
internal focus yes yes yes yes yes yes
zoom mechanism  rotate @orange:rotate, lens extends on zoom rotate @orange:rotate, lens extends on zoom rotate rotate rotate rotate
RRP   @lightgreen:$A1499 @lightgreen:$A1299 @orange:$A3395 $US2199 $A2470 $A2299
image stabiliser @lightgreen:5-axis 5EV IBIS @lightgreen:5-axis 5EV IBIS optical 2-3EV (4EV vII) @lightgreen:optical 4EV optical 3EV @orange:optical 2-3EV @orange:optical 2-3EV @lightgreen:5-axis 5EV IBIS
will it fit mounted to pro camera in a 24cm deep shoulder bag @lightgreen:YES @lightgreen:YES @orange:NO needs 28cm deep bag @orange:No needs 27cm deep bag @orange:No needs 25cm bag @orange:NO CHANCE, needs 43cm deep bag @lightgreen:YES, easily, but this is only a f/5.6 lens @orange:No chance, needs 35cm deep bag
AF at max. telephoto with 1.4x TC?  @lightgreen:YES, = 420mm f/4 @lightgreen:YES, = 560mm f/4.9 @lightgreen:YES, f/4.0 yes centre only, f/8 maybe, f/8 but image quality? @lightgreen:YES, f/5.6 maybe, f/8 but image quality? @lightgreen:YES, f/4.0
AF at max. telephoto with 2.0x TC?  No TC as yet @lightgreen:YES, = 800mm f/7, hand-holdable at 1/200th sec YES 640mm f/5.6 on APS-C but image quality? @orange:No  @orange:No  maybe f/8 but image quality? @orange:No  @lightgreen:YES =1000mm f/5.6
photo/lensestelezoom.txt · Last modified: 2015/09/14 21:57 by gary1