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  1. Peter Ericsson

    At cross roads

    Canon 90D with Sigma 100-400 This morning a friend popped over. It was too late in the day for good light but Itook him out for a bit as he is new to shooting birds. The camera was a Canon 90D and the lens Sigma 100-400. We took the shots from the car and did not spend much time in the field...
  2. Peter Ericsson

    At cross roads

    Hi ...here is an update... Had my gear turned in to Canon for their views. 1. Camera, 7D2.....mainboard needs replacement, dial wheel component needs replacement, the program knob needs replacement. Cost 800 US$. 2. The 100-400 Markii.....mount needs replacement, lens front needs replacement...
  3. Peter Ericsson

    At cross roads

  4. Peter Ericsson

    At cross roads

    repairs I'd also like to ask about the repairs to your current gear if you're happy to detail. They seem quite expensive as a proportion of purchase price - is there any indication of the root cause of the problems ? The body (7D2) has a number of problems. 1. the wheel that is on top by the...
  5. Peter Ericsson

    At cross roads

    Thank you my friends.....I have now spent some time looking in to the options at hand. Not fully decided yet but there is no question anymore as to what is the best lens. Clearly the Sony 200-600 is the lens of choice. Very sharp, well balanced and inexpensive. The camera is more of a challenge...
  6. Peter Ericsson

    At cross roads

    I have a 7DMarkii that is diagnosed with a faulty motherboard. The camera is well used and inspite of having serviced it at a cost of 500dollar US some time back it now needs a major overhaul to keep. I think this is not an option. It has served me well for 5 years now. I also have 100-400mm...
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