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  1. Apodidae49

    Tamron 2nd generation SP 150-600mm Di VC USD 'G2'

    Looked sharp to me from some photos I took at various focal lengths of writing on various objects & billboards. Don’t know about fine tuning (via the add-on dock, I guess) and probably won’t bother with it unless I get results I don’t like. Important thing is I’ve got it from a reputable high...
  2. Apodidae49

    Tamron 2nd generation SP 150-600mm Di VC USD 'G2'

    So, the story so far... Got my Nikon 200-500 on my 70th Birthday, put some neoprene camo on it for protection and attached it to the D7200 for some bird feeder shots from the open conservatory door. Uneasy feelings began manifest themselves around the handling and general manoeuvrability of the...
  3. Apodidae49

    Tamron 2nd generation SP 150-600mm Di VC USD 'G2'

    I’ve already got the 200-500 for my 70th but, wives being what they are, I can’t get my hands on it till the 30th! :-C I shot some tests in the shop doorway in RAW & Jpeg and I’m happy with the sharpness despite it being a dull, rainy winter’s day. Not far from me (around 20 miles) is a...
  4. Apodidae49

    Tamron 2nd generation SP 150-600mm Di VC USD 'G2'

    I like those Camera Labs reviews and find them very comprehensive. The Tammy G2 got an overall ‘Recommended’ verdict and the Nikon 200-500 got ‘Highly Recommended’
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