Sold out?? This lens is unavailable on Amazon, B&H, and Adorama - the only places that I would order such lens on. There's nothing on the Nikon Store either. Does anyone when this lens will...
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Sold out?? This lens is unavailable on Amazon, B&H, and Adorama - the only places that I would order such lens on. There's nothing on the Nikon Store either. Does anyone when this lens will be in stock??
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Honestly, there are some available on ebay with buyer protection (but I understand why you would want to get it from the above places instead). The 70-200mm is a great lens, but if you have your heart set on this particular lens you should wait to get this one :) I just ordered one from ebay but I did my research on the seller first.
I'm one of the lucky ones who found one at a smaller NY-area camera store...there are plenty who are Nikon authorized dealers, and most won't charge above list price if you happen to stumble across one. I'd especially recommend Berger Brothers here on Long Island, but there are plenty of similar sized shops all over.
I have mine backordered from B&H since Sept 12th, still waiting. I called them a few days ago and they told me that they would check with nikon for expected dates. Per their e-mail I got today, nikon did not give them any shipping estimate :(
There is one available from OneCall for $1,899.00, but I don't think I can trust it, and extra $200 isn't really worth the risk of getting a lens that may not have Nikon's warranty on it. Sigh... should I just go get the 105mm macro VR or the 70-200mm VR II?