Originally Posted by vachss
Congrats. The IS version of this lens has remained one of my favorites for years. I use it almost constantly for wildlife when long hikes are involved, and the non-IS you have is reputed to be even sharper. Enjoy it.
I heard a lot of good reviews for the IS version but after a quick random search on Photography on the net, it was a steal. I needed something longer and this fits in well.
Will have to wait till tomorrow morning. Cant wait.