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Which Lens For Canon EOS300D Please  
User currently offlineIntheknow From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (10 years 4 weeks 23 hours ago) and read 5037 times:

Hi All,

Recently got the above camera with its standard lens. Bit of a newbie photographer and have found the zoom not strong enough. Can anyone please recommend which lens to buy to take close-ups of A/C from a distance? For example a cockpit shot from the side of a runway.

Thanks in advance

ITK

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User currently offlineHodges From United States of America, joined Mar 2004, 138 posts, RR: 3
Reply 1, posted (10 years 4 weeks 23 hours ago) and read 5019 times:

What kind of budget do you have?

Erik



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User currently offlineCapntoo From United States of America, joined Jul 2004, 10 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (10 years 4 weeks 23 hours ago) and read 5015 times:

I just bought the 300D with the Canon 75-300IS zoom. Only taken a few shots with it, due to rainy days here, but so far I'm very happy with it!

User currently offlineIntheknow From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (10 years 4 weeks 23 hours ago) and read 5011 times:

Thanks for the information. Fortunately, budget isn't too much of a problem so will look at anything. I was told by a local photography shop that the Canon 75-300IS was good for the digital. It's about £150 here (c $300US) is it around the same price stateside as I go a lot.

Thanks
ITK


User currently offlineWietse From Netherlands, joined Oct 2001, 3809 posts, RR: 55
Reply 4, posted (10 years 4 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 4993 times:

Well if budget isnt too much of a problem, why not get the 100-400 L IS or a 70-200 L IS. Both are very good, but the cost is high.


Wietse de Graaf
User currently offlineOD720 From Lebanon, joined Feb 2003, 1924 posts, RR: 32
Reply 5, posted (10 years 4 weeks 20 hours ago) and read 4972 times:

ITK: This is currently being discussed in this forum. Roll down a few lines and you will see it.

Regards.


User currently offlineAF777ER From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 6, posted (10 years 4 weeks 17 hours ago) and read 4947 times:

http://www.airliners.net/discussions/aviation_photography/read.main/139997/

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