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QuoteOriginally posted by gaweidert Quote
That is and awesome photograph on many levels. Great shot. It shows that tight in shots are not always the best ones. The photographer making the catch of a catch with his secondary camera. A real Henri Bresson "critical moment" shot there.


Thanks - I am very happy with that shot - those don't come together like that very often.

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k3ii, da 55-300plm

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Kids' soccer this morning was my first opportunity to really use my new DA 55-300 PLM. I was pretty pleased with the results. It's not only dramatically faster and quieter than my old DA 55-300 ED, but quite a bit sharper especially on the long end. I think my old lens may be softer than what's typical, it was bought second hand five years ago. But the PLM is definitely a step up.

It's not a miracle worker, I still missed focus occasionally, and had a small handful of the 150-odd shots I took where it focused on the background. But definitely better.

The middle shot is at 300mm.
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