What lens are you waiting for Nikon to update?

Started May 17, 2012 | Discussions thread
jackpro
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Re: What lens are you waiting for Nikon to update?
In reply to Cultured Vulture, May 20, 2012

Cultured Vulture wrote:

Melvinphoto wrote:

Just entered the Nkon camp with D800E. What I miss in the Nikon lens line is a

wide and ultra wide 2.8 or 3.5 lens with top IQ, high microcontrast, distortion wel controlled and sharp corners for landscape photography. Close focussing ability

14/2.8g or 14/3.5g
15/2.8g or 15/3.5g
16/2.8g

Also miss a more affordable and lightweight high quality 400mm like
400mm/5.6, VRII, nano coating, weather proof
eventually with new TC 14E III

I would choose the 400/5.6 vrII prime anytime above a zoom in that range.

Just use the 14-24 f/2.8. It's not small, but it's sharper than Canon's short primes. Not to mention Nikon's short primes.
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JR

no its not

Canon 14LII F8 Prime vs Nikon 14-24 F8 at 14mm
http://www.the-digital-picture.com/...ampleComp=0&FLIComp=0&APIComp=4
Canon 24LII F8 Prime vs Nikon 14-24 F8 at 24mm
http://www.the-digital-picture.com/...ampleComp=0&FLIComp=5&APIComp=4
Canon 16-35II F8 vs Nikon 16-35G F8 at 16mm
http://www.the-digital-picture.com/...ampleComp=0&FLIComp=0&APIComp=3
Canon 16-35II F8 vs Nikon 16-35G F8 at 35mm
http://www.the-digital-picture.com/...ampleComp=0&FLIComp=4&APIComp=3

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