Nikon E 50mm F1.8 compared to SEL1855 and SEL18200 on NEX5

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Nikon E 50mm F1.8 compared to SEL1855 and SEL18200 on NEX5
Feb 17, 2012

For about 50 euros or less you find the Nikon E 50mm f1.8 on ebay.
Here is a series of test shots made on a tripod of the same scene.
The Nikon lens seems a bit sharper and best at F2.8

Hope you will find this usefull when deciding to buy this widely available cheaper lens. Shots were taken with the NEX5

Nikon E 50mm at F1.8 ISO 200 1/160 sec

Nikon E 50mm at F2.8 ISO 200 1/60 sec

SEL1855 at 51mm F5.0 ISO 200 1/20 sec

SEL18200 at 50mm F5.6 ISO 200 1/20 sec

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Sony Alpha NEX-7 Sony E 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 OSS Sony 70-300mm F4.5-5.6 G SSM Sony E 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 OSS Sony Carl Zeiss Sonnar T* E 24mm F1.8 ZA +5 more
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