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By paulbroad
I've just bought a Sigma 2X EX converter from a Jessop sale for about 1/3 of normal price - brand new. This is from my test shots with it attached to my 50/500 Dg EX zoom on a Benbo tripod in the back garden. The convertor only works with a small number of Sigma lenses.

The focal length on the EOS 300D body is thus 1600mm! I'm quite pleased with the result and shall be trying the combination on other subjects.

Any comment or advice at such long focal lengths.

Paul

Tags: Close General Sparrow Big Bird Large Wildlife and nature Portraits and people

Voters: norton, pks, Rodmac and 4 more


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Comments


norton 12 6 United Kingdom
15 Sep 2007 10:39PM
You've captured some good detail at this focal length,that converter works well,might be tempted to get one for my 170-500mm.
Great shot,well captured.........

Tony.

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Rodmac 10 17 Scotland
15 Sep 2007 11:06PM
Excellent detail with this set up, very impressed!!.

Rod
proz 12 205 United States
15 Sep 2007 11:33PM
tack sharp
16 Sep 2007 12:01AM
beautiful image. The detail in the feathers is great.

Dee Smile
GalleryGirl 9 4 2 United Kingdom
16 Sep 2007 7:58PM
Nice capture - barmymarny x
xwang 7 55 8
9 Jan 2010 4:06PM
Vivid picture,excellent detail.

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