Nikon Mid Range Zoom for Landscapes on a D800

Started Jun 30, 2013 | Questions thread
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Re: Nikon Mid Range Zoom for Landscapes on a D800
In reply to MoreorLess, Jun 30, 2013

The issue for landscape vista -- Particularly for landscapes -- is corner sharpness.  Viewers poke their noses in the corners of the print.  On the other hand, the subject ain't moving, and you (mostly) can.

For my landscape use, i bought a pair of f1.8Gs from Nikon -- the 28mm and 85mm -- and couldn't be happier.  When the day comes that i have a 36meg FX sensor (i shoot a D7000 now), i expect that i will be just as happy.

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