Lens suggestion - prime, or?

Started Nov 16, 2012 | Discussions thread
TAM63
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Re: Lens suggestion - prime, or?
In reply to BobSC, Jan 9, 2013

I haven't purchased anything yet.  Still checking on things (I am slow).  But, I wanted to come back and update this old thread.

Sometimes it is the gear.

I've done a bunch of focus tests now, and sent some to Nikon.  It does appear now that I have some backfocus on my D7000.

More appropriate to this thread - Nikon says from the photos, there definitely appears to be something wrong with that 18-70mm lens.  In some of the photos I sent them, it was very out of focus, and even live view can be very soft.  So at least that lens will need to be serviced, or replaced.

Still plenty I can learn and improve, but my problem with this lens was - the lens.

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Nikon D810 Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-70mm f/3.5-4.5G ED-IF Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G VR +1 more
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