10 out of 10 points and recommendedAmazing Sharp! Fast Focusing, VR, FF, Image and Build Quality enz.Slow f/4.5-5.6, Extend Length Zoom, but unimportant at this price point!
Use this lens for Motosport, VR is amazing usefull with panning, (at low shutter speed with a monopod), shot always are burst of RAW (5fps) and far the most are keepers and really sharp!reviewed September 10th, 2009 (purchased for $546)
I love this lens!
9 out of 10 points and recommendedVery Sharp at the whole focal lenght, Fast AF, Front doesn't rotateBuild quality (Plastic Mount), Distortion, Slow f/3.5-5.6
Strong points:reviewed September 13th, 2009 (purchased for $254)
Very very sharp lens at the whole zoom and aperture range, Fast AF.
Beautiful tone and colors, Nice allround lens.
Overall build quality, Distortions.
All with all, a decent Lens for his price