Quote Originally Posted by benjiboy View Post
I have had a Canon FD 70-210L lens for more than 20 years and don't use it half as much as my Canon FD 28-85 f4 which is to me a much more useful do everything walk around lens.
While I am inclined to agree with David re the ubiquity of the (70)80-200(210)mm lenses, I, too, benjiboy, find myself turning to my 28-70 F2.8mm ED at least as much as I do to my 80-200mm F2.8 ED Nikkor. That said, I still prefer (and use) primes for the majority of my shooting.