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Nikkor AF 28mm/1.4D flare

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Since I mentioned in my little ‘review’ of the Nikkor AF 28mm/1.4D that I think it has better resistance to flare than the Nikkor AF-S 24mm/1.4G I thought I might show how ‘bad’ the 28/1.4D can flare in a worst … Continue reading

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The demise of the Noct Nikkor 58mm/1.2

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Sad story. The Noct Nikkor 58mm/1.2 is one of the few lenses I’m really interested in but never owned or had any experience with. Slightly inflated prices around $3000-$4000 for a used sample might have something to do with that… … Continue reading

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The Nikkor AF 28mm/1.4D

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The Nikkor AF 28mm/1.4D is not a lens many people have personal experience with. Part because it is quite rare (only 7333 where ever made), part because it was and still is rather expensive. Nikon stated in their article about … Continue reading

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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 just put the camera on the table and focused with Live View, to … Continue reading

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Fast Primes (for Nikon)

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I’m a sucker for fast primes. I like good lenses in general, but fast primes can be really special. While DSLRs had become some kind of disposable items lasting 2-4 years before updating it with the “latest and greatest”, a … Continue reading

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