A&P first day with the 400mm

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  1. xenon supra

    xenon supra OT Supporter

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    bought this like a month ago when I was still abroad, finally back to the US and I took it out to the park.

    The main reason I bought the lens was for sports, but since football season is still a few weeks away I tried to put it to use.
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  2. MawcDrums

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    holy cow what a lens.... congrats on your purchase.. how much??
     
  3. Ty Webb

    Ty Webb You don't have to go to college. This isn't Russia

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    Gorgeous. Time for a 400!

    OMG WAT KIND OF CAMERA RE YOU USING? YOUR CAMERA TAKES SUCH AMAZING PICZ!!!
     
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    You must have a really nice camera.
     
  5. xenon supra

    xenon supra OT Supporter

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    :rofl: I must say, you can't really sneak around carrying this lens..
     
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    Sharp!
     
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    Pics of lens?
     
  8. xenon supra

    xenon supra OT Supporter

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    I think my buddy snapped a few of me while we were out with his 70-200. I'll post one up when I get them.
     
  9. GlobeGuy

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    Were you using a monopod ?
     
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    how fast is the focus speed
     
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    Its pretty darn sharp, but i dont know how i feel about the colors it produces. Seem a little bla...
     
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    Seems like you overexposed a bit in 1 and 6. I like 4 the best.

    Sharp lens, the bokeh is nice :cool:
     
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    iDrive OTAP crew. Muradadog crew. GO GATORS!

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    wait did you get the 5.6 or the 2.8???
     
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    awesome
     
  17. xenon supra

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    i'll get some up soon

    yes for most of the day, i think all of these were with a monopod

    fastest i've ever seen

    yeah they were really high contrast, dark darks and bright lights. I did the best I could for shooting on the fly

    Official title is Nikon 400mm f/2.8 AF-S Version I
     
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    wow :bowdown:
     
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    a shot my friend got of me that day:
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  20. GlobeGuy

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    It has a telescoping hood?????
     
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    Mother of God!

    when do we get to see shots of Mars with that thing?
     
  22. Total Xenocide

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    Does that thing have its own neck strap? :eek3:
     
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    :eek4:

    Looks like great fun though! :cool:
     
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    No joke. Lets put that thing into action.

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