What is "wrong" with the Nikon 24-70/2.8G at the wide end (24)?

Started Oct 29, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: What is "wrong" with the Nikon 24-70/2.8G at the wide end (24)?
In reply to travelinbri_74, Oct 30, 2012

What I really dislike most about the 24-70/2.8 Nikkor is the distortion at the wide end. It is a 28-70/2.8 lens AFAIC. Here's a comparison between 14-24/2.8 and 24-70/2.8 at 24mm:


Shot with 24-70/2.8 @ 24mm, f/4

Shot with 14-24/2.8 @ 24mm, f/4

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