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    What sony gear do you shoot for birds?

    @zackiedawg Thank you for that detailed report. I have an a6400 + 100-400 + 1.4tc on order from a rental company to try out for a week. I assume the a6400 (and a6300) are using the lens stabilization, so that the a6500s IBIS is not needed. My understanding is that lens IS is better for long...
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    What sony gear do you shoot for birds?

    Except for the em1m2, all the other MFT I've tried have slow autofocus or a lot of blackout or both. The em1m2 is maybe good enough, but still has a fair bit of blackout, and slow turn on time if it sleeps. I've gotten some great shots with it, but just am not that wild about the camera. The...
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    What sony gear do you shoot for birds?

    Right now, I'm using the d850 with battery grip + tamron 150-600 g2. It's great. 9 FPS, super fast and accurate autofocus, 45 MP so I can crop a ton, great IQ, good high ISO. But it weighs in at almost 7 lb (3 kg). So I'm now looking at Sony options to see if I can drop some weight (I just...