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McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom 2 (17-8440)


Nikon D5 with NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR + AF-S TELECONVERTER TC-14E III
1/1000(f8)・ISO400・Focal Length650mm (no crop)


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Joan Williams
How can you take a 650mm photo with a 200-500mm lense?
By placing a Tele-converter between camera and lens, photo to says it's a 1.4, so with lens at 500 you multiply that times 1.4 which gives 700mm focal length so 650 is easily done.
Yvon Dionne
Awesome capture!!
Tom Bright
Outstanding photo!
Joan Williams
Great shot! How does a teleconverter work out? I have heard that it is really hard to focus. Is it true? Does it work?
a mentor
Converter / expander is but a simple magnifier, typically 2x. This means the light getting to the appature is only 1/4 of the ambient, but as today's cameras measure behind the onboard lens, you don't need to fret about it. FOCUS and motion need special care, just like all telephoto lens.
gary messinetti
That is a great photo! Thanks for the details how you made it, us photographers appreciate that.
jesse kyzer

Awesome ! ! ! !
Neil Klapthor
Great photo! I always thought the F-4 was a badass looking aircraft.
john doe
Spectacular. Thanks for the camera/lense info, as well.
Awesome shot.
Levend Ordulu
Awesome ...
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