Nikon 85mm F1.8G I bought into the hype about how sharp it is. and " how its the best and sharpest"

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Re: Nikon 85mm F1.8G I bought into the hype about how sh
In reply to Clark Hampton, Apr 9, 2013

Clark Hampton wrote:

I have a very old nikkor 85 1.8D and it is THE sharpest lens I own.  I even have an OLD 70-210 variable aperture (I think from around 1989) and it is amazingly sharp.  The 50 1.8G is also very sharp although newer. I love my old primes.  Who knew there was so much sharpness in them. The D800 shows just how good they are.

I agree, I have a few older wonderful lenses. One is a Nikkor-S 50MM 1.4  Really sharp, even wide open  and great rendition. I shoot with a D300.

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