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Best Lens For SFO

Mon Sep 15, 2008 7:44 pm

I understand, for shots of aircraft lining up or touching down on runways 28L/R taken from the waterfront, 400mm is the minimum to get full frame shots

Question is, would 300mm with the D60 be enough to get ok - decent images of aircraft? So that aircraft registration could be read?

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RE: Best Lens For SFO

Tue Sep 23, 2008 7:03 am

For larger planes - yes.
Beware of heat haze.
318-19-20-21 332 343 717 727 737-234578 743-4 752 763 772 D9/10 M11/8x/90 F70 RJ85 ATR72 SF340 E120 TU34/54 IL18/62/86/9
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RE: Best Lens For SFO

Tue Sep 23, 2008 1:15 pm


That'll do for me. All I can afford at this time anyway!  Smile

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