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Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« on: October 30, 2013, 05:52:53 PM »

A “serious” new Tamron?

Tamron is going to be announcing a new tele zoom lens next Thursday, November 7, 2013. Apparently it’s going to be a “serious” lens according to a Polish forum.


Something to compete with the Sigma 120-300 f/2.8 OS or Canon EF 200-400 f/4L IS 1.4x perhaps?


Below is the teaser image found on the mentioned forum.


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Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« on: October 30, 2013, 05:52:53 PM »

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Re: Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« Reply #1 on: October 30, 2013, 05:59:46 PM »
Waiting for a 80-200 f/4.5-6.3  ;D ;D ?
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Re: Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« Reply #2 on: October 30, 2013, 06:02:01 PM »
Probably their 200-500 updated with VC. And hopefully better optics.

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Re: Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« Reply #3 on: October 30, 2013, 06:10:39 PM »
Probably their 200-500 updated with VC. And hopefully better optics.
+1 or maybe a new like 150-300 2.8
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Re: Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« Reply #4 on: October 30, 2013, 06:38:21 PM »
Probably their 200-500 updated with VC. And hopefully better optics.

+1

I tried the above (200-500mm) lens, but didn't at all like it because of the optics & lack of VC. The size was not too bad, though - as I wanted a portable telezoom. Focus would have to be spot on though, ideally USD (like USM).

If there is a better option, that might be a good option. However I'm still glad I have my 70-300mm L, works a treat for great IQ on my 7D, and is very portable!

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Re: Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« Reply #5 on: October 30, 2013, 06:39:57 PM »
Doesn't Tamron have any fast primes at all?
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Re: Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« Reply #6 on: October 30, 2013, 09:34:12 PM »
It does resemble the 200-500.  I also had one, the 100-400L blew it away.

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Re: Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« Reply #6 on: October 30, 2013, 09:34:12 PM »

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Re: Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« Reply #7 on: October 30, 2013, 09:47:37 PM »
Nothing on the Polish forum indicates that the new lens is from Tamron.
Were is the info that it is Tamron?

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Re: Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« Reply #8 on: October 30, 2013, 11:57:09 PM »
Doesn't Tamron have any fast primes at all?

Other than the Macro lenses (60mm, 90mm, 180mm) I do not think Tamron produces any Prime at all (at least not for Crop or Full Frame DSLRs). seems they want to concentrate only on the zoom side.....
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Re: Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« Reply #9 on: October 31, 2013, 04:18:58 AM »
Got an info from a reliable Tamron retailer that it will be 150-600 VC and it could be available perhaps already this year.

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Re: Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« Reply #10 on: October 31, 2013, 08:53:04 AM »
Looks like a 300mm 2.8 in dimensions...

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Re: Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« Reply #11 on: October 31, 2013, 09:46:49 AM »
Yep, whoever said the 200-500 w/ VC is probably correct. Here's the current one overlaid; there's basically an extra inch or two on the new lens, with a big hump near the mount.



Considering Tamron's lineup, I imagine they would consider a $1500-2000 lens pretty serious

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Re: Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« Reply #12 on: October 31, 2013, 10:41:32 AM »
Yep, whoever said the 200-500 w/ VC is probably correct. Here's the current one overlaid; there's basically an extra inch or two on the new lens, with a big hump near the mount.



Considering Tamron's lineup, I imagine they would consider a $1500-2000 lens pretty serious

Hump  ?  Hmmmmm....for a built in teleconverter perhaps ?  Like in the 200-400 F4L
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Re: Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« Reply #12 on: October 31, 2013, 10:41:32 AM »

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« Reply #13 on: October 31, 2013, 11:46:29 AM »

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Re: Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« Reply #14 on: October 31, 2013, 12:26:03 PM »
200-400f/4 VC? Excited!

150-600 VC? not so excited.
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Re: Tamron to Announce New Tele Zoom Next Week.
« Reply #14 on: October 31, 2013, 12:26:03 PM »