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Quick, distant subjects-What camera to use???

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#1 hairyfish


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Posted 10 February 2013 - 03:35 PM

I am looking to buy a new camera/housing and am in need of a smaller camera with quick shooting capabilities for fast moving, distant fish. What would be your recommendation??? I have done my share of reading and am looking for personal input on a users favorite rig.

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#2 TomR1


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Posted 10 February 2013 - 06:06 PM

The Nikon AF-105-Vr excells at this. I have successfully chased quick moving fish from 3-5'. I tried a Sigma 150 but it is slow focus. I would pick a cropped sensor Nikon dSLR camera. This approach is not small but you consider smaller choices against the performance of this rig.

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Posted 22 February 2013 - 10:58 AM

What do you mean with distant? like 2 meters or more like 10 meters? because that would be a whole new story..