Just copped a heap from a friend about my PP skills. Sent him the 8sec NEF. I think he uses Capture Pro
Nikon Jpegs & Raw are better by a good stretch due to higher DR and less NR applied.
My 7D jpeg shadow and high light recover are very limited by noise and highlight...
Head to your local friendly retailer and have a play with both.
See how prices compare, including whatever lenses you choose to go with.
I certainly don't need 36mp and considered the 5D3 because...
I already own a HiTech 9-stop but find it impossible to correct the colour cast it gives and it seems to suffer a major drop in contrast.
After reading several reviews, and not wanting to go to the...
The new version has the switch.
Maybe to allow the lens to be used on different bodies with suitable adaptor?
Or they may have included because of their lens-mount conversion service.
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Small, hairy Canon shooter? More troll than monkey I think
I just bought mine primarily for landscapes because it's one of the sharpest ff 35mm available.
It's also cheaper than the Zeiss or Nikon alternatives.
I paid AU$743
These are great.
I feel image 2 is less successful though due the distracting background.
I posted the link to show how the lens might perform under extreme conditions.
Personally, the only issue I have is the lack of VR/OS, although when shooting an event a couple weeks I found that AF...
Lenstip review indicates flare can be an issue...
Bought the 85 1.8 because of it's price/performance ratio. Check out phtozone review http://www.photozone.de/nikon_ff/717-nikkorafs8518ff
Don't actually use it that much, but got a couple of shots...
Thanks for the update.
Great to know the lens is holding up well.
It's on my wish list.
Thanks for the review.
Already have the BH-40 LR2. Tripod is a Manf 190XB.
Was seriously considering the RRS 23. But cost and that are no agents outside the US are issues.
Plus, being 4 section...
Up until recently my longest lens was the Nikon 85 f1.8.
With the one sporting event a year that I attend imminent, and needing more reach than the 85, I bought a Sigma 150 Macro OS
My favourite is the second to last image.
That's when I was there too.
Luckily a friend had decided to go and wanted a travel companion.
Nimaj is located about 3 hours by car, east of Jodhur. Small place that we only got see as it was on the Intrepid tour path.
Here are a couple of mine
Outskirts of Delhi
Dusk near Nimaj
My favourites are 2 and 6.
Visited both sites on my trip last year.
I arrived at Galta at about sunset, so I only managed to get a couple of shots in fading light.
Overall, a fantastic experience...
I also have.
Used it for trip to Rajasthan last year.
D800, Zeiss 25 f2, Nikon 35, 50 and 85 lens, plus RRS 40 head in lower compartment.
Upper compartments had filters and holders, batteries etc...
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