Well, at what I can afford right now....yes.Right now I am going to buy the 70-300 VC, I then will buy a prime(s) down the line...
I'll update the thread on how the performance is this Friday!
I think all of us said that f/2.8 is a minimum. F/2 is better. Do you really think more reach and less light is the right decision?
I can guarantee that you'll be back a week after buying the slow telezoom asking 'what now?'
Save yourself that week, and save yourself the money you'll chuck away. I don't have shares in canon so my only interest here is stopping a fellow 'tog making the mistakes I once made.
+100. I hate spending money on stuff but eventually learned that getting quality gear will save you more money in the end. The tamron will end up on ebay and you'll be down $100.