Nikon 105mm macro vs. 85mm 1.8/1.4

Started Mar 19, 2012 | Discussions thread
MasterOfGoingFaster
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I own both - 85mm is my most used lens.
In reply to sweetsonic, Mar 21, 2012

Not sure what you are shooting, so it's difficult to offer suggestions.

I own two 105mm (bellows and AF-D versions) and the 85mm f/1.4 G. The 85 is my most-used lens, and the 105s are rarely used. I used to own the 85mm f/1.4 AF-D and it was also my #1 lens. Something about that focal length really works with me. I'm shooting FX (D700, soon D800).

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