This AF-S Nikkor 85mm, f/1.8G is a fast f/1.8, medium focal length telephoto, fixed focal length lens. The lens is compatible with Nikon’s FX and DX format cameras. This lens is very ligjht weight and easy to carry. The lens uses a newly developed optical system which has been developed especially for digital cameras. The lens… Continue reading Nikon Nikkor 85mm f/1.8G AF-S Lens
This lens is an extremely fast telephoto suitable for sports, theater events and nature photography where the lighting is limited. This lens is very suitable for use with the Nikon teleconverters, TC-1.4E II, TC-1.7E II and TC-2.0E III. Superb results will be obtained with all these teleconverters. The built in vibration reduction will give equivalent to… Continue reading Nikon, Nikkor 200mm f/2G ED AF-S VR II Lens Review
This telephoto lens is ideal for obtaining beautiful bokeh, it is ideal for portraits. The performance of this lens closely approaches the quality of the 85mm f/1.4 lens, but is much much cheaper and less than one stop slower than it expensive f/1.4 brother. The 85mm, f/1.8 lens is a very nice lens at its price point,… Continue reading Nikon, Nikkor 85mm f/1.8D AF Lens Review
This lens is the long awaited replacement to the Nikon 85mm f/1.4 D lens, the new lens having a built in focus motor. The previous lens has had an amazing reputation with professional photographers and it is expected that this new lens will exceed the previous lens with its more modern design and with the… Continue reading Nikon Nikkor 85mm f/1.4G AF-S Lens Review
When purchasing a Micro lens consider the working distance for close up images. A 60mm mikcro will give a very short working distance and the 200mm micro will give a much longer working distance and is more suitable for small creatures, the 105mm micro falls between these two lenses.
The auto focus version of this lens is quite a lot bigger than its older brother manual version. It is heavier and physically bigger, however the biggest benefit is the superb optical quality of this lens. In the area of image quality it leaves little to be desired. The auto focus action of this lens is quite slow, as are most of the Micro lenses, but auto focus would rarely be used when this lens is used for close up images where it excells.