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Ziggy

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Canon 200-400 lens - Post Olympics
« on: August 17, 2012, 11:17:25 AM »
Now that the Olympics have come and gone.  Those who got to play with the 200-400, thoughts?  Comments?  Samples?

have seen a few thoughts, but am curious still.

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Canon 200-400 lens - Post Olympics
« on: August 17, 2012, 11:17:25 AM »

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Re: Canon 200-400 lens - Post Olympics
« Reply #1 on: August 17, 2012, 12:48:44 PM »
Apparently they are not going to either confirm or deny. which is a confirmation of sorts ;-)
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Re: Canon 200-400 lens - Post Olympics
« Reply #2 on: August 17, 2012, 02:20:12 PM »
I really doubt if any of those who were receipents of the loaners post on CR.

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Re: Canon 200-400 lens - Post Olympics
« Reply #3 on: August 17, 2012, 02:30:17 PM »
I really doubt if any of those who were receipents of the loaners post on CR.

That should be part of the agreement when getting a loaner.  ;)
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Re: Canon 200-400 lens - Post Olympics
« Reply #4 on: August 18, 2012, 03:55:42 PM »
The Paralympic Games begins Wednesday, August 29, 2012, and ends Sunday, September 9, 2012.
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Re: Canon 200-400 lens - Post Olympics
« Reply #5 on: August 23, 2012, 01:10:17 PM »
The Paralympic Games begins Wednesday, August 29, 2012, and ends Sunday, September 9, 2012.

I don't think there will be the same coverage nor the same level of demand for equipment as for the Olympics.

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Re: Canon 200-400 lens - Post Olympics
« Reply #6 on: August 23, 2012, 01:58:41 PM »
I got tired of waiting and bought a 400 f2.8 prime instead...

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« Reply #6 on: August 23, 2012, 01:58:41 PM »

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Re: Canon 200-400 lens - Post Olympics
« Reply #7 on: August 23, 2012, 05:33:02 PM »
I got tired of waiting and bought a 400 f2.8 prime instead...

That lens is actually still going to be better than any 200-400L they will produce. 

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Re: Canon 200-400 lens - Post Olympics
« Reply #8 on: August 23, 2012, 06:14:03 PM »
I got tired of waiting and bought a 400 f2.8 prime instead...

Good for you - we'll done  :D
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Re: Canon 200-400 lens - Post Olympics
« Reply #8 on: August 23, 2012, 06:14:03 PM »