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    Canon 350D Lens advice please

    I think I'd agree that a camera upgrade first might be in order. A Canon 7d (original Mk 1) should be pretty inexpensive and a giant leap forward to 18 MP. That would give you an extra 1.5x crop right there (MP go as the square of a linear crop, so sqrt(18/8) = 1.5). That would make your...
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    Canon 350D Lens advice please

    Lion, The Canon 400mm f/5.6 is a popular budget lens. It is maybe £650 on UK ebay (about £1250 new). It does not have image stabilization, but as long as you keep the shutter speed up around 1/640 or above, you should be fine with practice. Or use a monopod. I understand it takes a 1.4x...
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