My 58mm f1.4 review (on Df and D4). Shots and experience in the field, not test chart review.

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Re: My 58mm f1.4 review (on Df and D4). Shots and experience in the field, not test chart review.
In reply to MPA1, 8 months ago

MPA1 wrote:

Very nice work and good to read a review that cares not a whit for pointless test chart results. Thanks for taking the time.

Do you think the AF systems on the D3s/x would be adequate in light of your comments? I imagine so, but interested to know what you think.

I have not seen this lens for sale yet in New Zealand. Nikon NZ told me it was available and about $3,500 but no dealers seem to be listing it yet.

It's such an odd focal length - I can't help but wonder why they did not just make it 60mm!

An odd length, but not unheard of.  My first 35mm camera, back in the early 70's, was paired with a 58mm f/1.4 lens.  The latest 58mm Nikkor also makes a nice portrait lens on DX.

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