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Nikkor OC Auto 35mm/2 vs. Nikkor AF-S 35mm/1.4G

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I made a little comparison between the old manual Nikkor O.C. Auto 35mm/2 and the new Nikkor AF-S 35mm/1.4G, while having a latte macchiato. Nothing scientific, I’ve just put the camera firmly on the table and focused with Live View, … Continue reading

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Light meters, grey cards and the ultimate answer (its 12, not 18 and 42 is totally off)

Ok, 12 is not the number that explains everything. But its a 12% grey that the light meter in our camera is calibrated to, not the commonly published 18% grey. What?? Yes, a Kodak grey card is 18% grey. But … Continue reading

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