Attack of the Gangster lens - II
+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 13 of 13

This is a discussion on Attack of the Gangster lens - II within the Member Show-Off & Photography forums, part of the Community - Meet other Enthusiasts category; that damn 17-55/2.8 Nikon had me wanting more, so i picked up a 70-200/2.8 VR the other day. the VR ...

  1. #1
    Registered User Quack's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Lakewood, OH
    Posts
    1,578

    Attack of the Gangster lens - II

    that damn 17-55/2.8 Nikon had me wanting more, so i picked up a 70-200/2.8 VR the other day. the VR is going to help with alot of photo's.

    attacked are pics with it near the 17-55 and a pics with teh VR on & off at 200mm, 1/6", f2.8, iso100.
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails DSC_4806 (Medium).JPG   DSC_4800 (Medium).JPG   DSC_4801 (Medium).JPG  
    Last edited by Quack; 05-24-2006 at 02:59 PM.

  2. Remove Advertisements
    ClubWRX.net
    Advertisements
     

  3. #2
    Moderating YOU
    before you had your Subaru!
    Verdugo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2002
    Location
    Sea-Town, WA
    Posts
    13,313
    I Support ClubWRX
    OMG! I want that lens so bad. I hope to be able to buy it before the weddings I'm shooting this summer. DAMN!
    Armin - ClubWRX Admin/Moderator since 2002
    Vice President and Editorial Manager, NWMotiv.com
    Photography Portfolios: ArminAusejo.com | ArminWeddings.com
    President, Project One Car Club
    02 WRX "EVA-00" | 15 Audi S3 "Ella" | 2010 A4 (traded in) | 02 M3 "M-Thrizzle" (traded in) | 08 STI "Blaze" (sold)
    djrez4 is a genius | ScoobyDMC #010

  4. #3
    Registered User dsel's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Location
    Chocolate City
    Posts
    3,769
    Who's VR and why does he make the camera stop shaking?
    Dead is Hard. Life is Much Easier. Be Adequite.
    -Lindsay Lohan

  5. #4
    Moderating YOU
    before you had your Subaru!
    Verdugo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2002
    Location
    Sea-Town, WA
    Posts
    13,313
    I Support ClubWRX
    VR = Vibration Reduction. It's Nikon's equivalent to Canon's IS (Image Stablization) technology.
    Armin - ClubWRX Admin/Moderator since 2002
    Vice President and Editorial Manager, NWMotiv.com
    Photography Portfolios: ArminAusejo.com | ArminWeddings.com
    President, Project One Car Club
    02 WRX "EVA-00" | 15 Audi S3 "Ella" | 2010 A4 (traded in) | 02 M3 "M-Thrizzle" (traded in) | 08 STI "Blaze" (sold)
    djrez4 is a genius | ScoobyDMC #010

  6. #5
    Registered User dsel's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Location
    Chocolate City
    Posts
    3,769
    Quote Originally Posted by Verdugo
    VR = Vibration Reduction. It's Nikon's equivalent to Canon's IS (Image Stablization) technology.
    so what you're saying is, cameras heart VR, chicks hate VR.
    Dead is Hard. Life is Much Easier. Be Adequite.
    -Lindsay Lohan

  7. #6
    Registered User Quack's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Lakewood, OH
    Posts
    1,578
    Quote Originally Posted by Verdugo
    OMG! I want that lens so bad. I hope to be able to buy it before the weddings I'm shooting this summer. DAMN!
    hahah now you have something to lust after like i did after seeing your 17-55 :lol:

  8. #7
    Moderating YOU
    before you had your Subaru!
    Verdugo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2002
    Location
    Sea-Town, WA
    Posts
    13,313
    I Support ClubWRX
    Quote Originally Posted by Quack
    hahah now you have something to lust after like i did after seeing your 17-55 :lol:
    Haha I bet it enough because my buddy Mackey has the VR!
    Armin - ClubWRX Admin/Moderator since 2002
    Vice President and Editorial Manager, NWMotiv.com
    Photography Portfolios: ArminAusejo.com | ArminWeddings.com
    President, Project One Car Club
    02 WRX "EVA-00" | 15 Audi S3 "Ella" | 2010 A4 (traded in) | 02 M3 "M-Thrizzle" (traded in) | 08 STI "Blaze" (sold)
    djrez4 is a genius | ScoobyDMC #010

  9. #8
    Hammerdown Mod of Thunder josnroh's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2003
    Location
    oHIo
    Posts
    17,230
    I Support ClubWRX
    Haha,Quack,hope your saving some$$ for your retirement.
    Joe/Flyin' Under The Radar
    The Legendary Hammerdown Wagon(sold)
    Bugeye Mafia #337
    2015 Buckeye Boxer WRX Lightning Red[

  10. #9
    Registered User Quack's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Lakewood, OH
    Posts
    1,578
    Quote Originally Posted by josnroh
    Haha,Quack,hope your saving some$$ for your retirement.
    already covered. besides what i put into my 401k, we put a few $k in teh bank a month then every $10k we invest.

  11. #10
    Registered User
    Join Date
    Mar 2002
    Location
    Tokyo, Japan
    Posts
    13,128
    Rather have VR than VD

    Looks sweet
    "I don't think he knows how to give up. His mind and machine are racing as one." -Takahashi Ryosuke

  12. #11
    Registered User dsel's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Location
    Chocolate City
    Posts
    3,769
    I think that's very pimp of you to photograph it with the lens hood on. Adds that extra 3" to impress the ladies.
    Dead is Hard. Life is Much Easier. Be Adequite.
    -Lindsay Lohan

  13. #12
    "sitting in the corner in Rick Roll timeout" chanwahyaoh's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Detroit
    Posts
    4,125
    handheld at 200mm & 1/6s

    That is DAMN impressive!
    Turtles are nature's suction cups.
    .____
    ||J || R.I.P.
    ||__||
    |/__\|

  14. #13
    Registered User Quack's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Lakewood, OH
    Posts
    1,578
    Quote Originally Posted by chanwahyaoh
    handheld at 200mm & 1/6s

    That is DAMN impressive!
    surprised me too.

+ Reply to Thread

Quick Reply Quick Reply

Register Now

Please enter the name by which you would like to log-in and be known on this site.
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.

Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Please enter a valid email address for yourself. We strongly suggest that you stay away from using aol, yahoo, msn, and hotmail accounts. Sometimes the mail server blocks the emails from our server. As a result you will not receive any notifications including the confirmation email.

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Posting Permissions

  • You may post new threads
  • You may post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •