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01-28-2009, 02:50 AM   #1
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A 'good' TC for my FA* 200mm

Hello everybody.

I am waiting for my recently purchased FA* 200mm f2.8 to arrive. In the meanwhile, I am just searching for a teleconverter (1.7x or maybe 2x) which I can use in case I need more reach. Of course AF, please... any recommendations?

Thanks in advance.

01-28-2009, 03:41 AM   #2
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see for:

- Tamron 1.4x (only used)
- Pentax 1.7x (only used)
- Kenko 1.5x
- Promaster 1.7X
- Tamron 1.4x
- Sigma 1.4x

all with AF, but some times there is problems for AF
01-28-2009, 08:04 AM   #3
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I can talk for the Tamron 1.4 AF and it works great with my FA50/1.4, FA135/2.8IF and FA50/2.8 macro, with my FA*200/2.8IF works fine too but handholding becomes a matter of great care. See example below:

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