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664 or 77?

Postby lmans on Mon Nov 30, 2009 2:50 pm

Thinking again here...

I realize that digiscoping will not give me the same results as my Canon and L series lens but will allow me to digiscope for fun, bird ID etc.

Given that.....would it be better to get TSN 664 with ED glass or a 77mm with standard glass in your opinion? I have just purchased the TSN 664 ED glass but it has not been shipped nd yet I keep thinking I should have ordered the larger 77mm even though it has no ED glass. (Recognizing that digiscoping is on the side, not my main attraction)....jim
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Re: 664 or 77?

Postby Jne_K on Tue Dec 01, 2009 7:37 am

Hi

For photography, ED gives better pics at all magnifications. Go with the 664 for digiscoping.
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