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Nikon 18-200 or 55-200


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#1 Veritas Vinum Arte

Posted 25 November 2012 - 07:46 PM

Just looking at opinions on these lenses.

More looking at taking photos of the kids (who prefer not to have their photo taken, so from a distance).

Eta we have the D3100 with single lens of 18-55

Edited by lsolaBella, 25 November 2012 - 07:55 PM.


#2 Sentient Puddle

Posted 27 November 2012 - 04:35 PM

The 18-200 is quite a bit more expensive than the 55-200 - what is your budget?  Could you stretch it to the 80-200?? Are you still going to use your 18-55 as well - or are you looking to replace both lenses?

#3 Red Cabbage

Posted 27 November 2012 - 04:59 PM

Its quite simple, you already have the 18-55 so finish it off with the 55-200 You then have 18-200 range.

Or if you don't like changing lenses, get the 18-200.

They are probably similar performing lenses as they are kit type lenses.




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