Small-sensor + Long lens combo, is the Nikon 1 the best choice?

Started 11 months ago | Discussions thread
D Cox
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Re: Small-sensor + Long lens combo, is the Nikon 1 the best choice?
In reply to DaveOl, 11 months ago

DaveOl wrote:

I really like the bird with the out spread wings. It's fake isn't it, like stuffed?

It's a Sun Bittern. That's what they do.

I think Nikon really made a mistake by taking away the aperture ring on their new G lenses. This makes them hard to use on extension tubes. I don't know how it works on the 1.4 and 1.7 telextenders. Maybe they do.

I would not buy a lens with no aperture ring. It would work only on a limited range of cameras. No future-proofing.

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