Joseph S Wisniewski

Joseph S Wisniewski

Lives in United States Detroit, United States
Works as a Engineer
Has a website at
Joined on Jul 12, 2002
About me:

Canon S100, S400
Nikon D3, D2X, 2x D100 (all with Markins Arca plates)

AF primes (Nikon, unless otherwise noted)
300mm f2.8 AF-I
200mm f4 AF-D micro-Nikkor
135mm f2.0 AF DC
85mm f1.4 AF-D
60mm f2.8 AF micro-Nikkor
50mm f1.4 AF
2x 50mm f1.8 AF-D
50mm f1.8 AF
30mm f1.4 EX Sigma (out for service)
28mm f2.8 AF-D
20mm f2.8 AF-D
14mm f2.8 AF-D
14mm f3.5 AF Sigma (out for service)
8mm f4.0 AF Sigma

AF Zoom
70-200mm f2.8 AF-S VR
70-210mm f4-5.6 AF
24-70mm f2.8 AF-S
18-70mm f3.5-4.5 AF-S DX
17-55mm f2.8 f2.8 DX
14-24mm f2.8 AF-S
12-24mm f4.0 AF-S DX (sale pending)

105mm f2.5 AI-S
105mm f4.0 El-Nikkor (great macro lens on a Nikon Bellows)
75mm f2.5 Voigtlander Color-Heliar (out on loan)
55mm f2.8 micro-Nikkor
55mm f3.5 micro-Nikkon
50mm f2.8 El-Nikkor
45mm f2.8 AI-P (the 'pancake' Nikkor)
40mm f2.0 Voigtlander Ultron Aspherical (that friends keep borrowing)
35mm f2.8 PC Nikkor (shift lens)
28mm f4.0 PC Nikkor (shift lens)

Joseph S Wisniewski's current gear

Canon PowerShot S100 (2000) (Digital IXUS)
Canon PowerShot S400 (Digital IXUS 400)
Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Only for movies, macro, microscope, and telescope
Nikon D100
Nikon D2X
Nikon D3
Primary camera
Nikon D90
Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T* 2/100
Nikon AF Micro-Nikkor 200mm f/4D ED-IF
Nikon AF Micro-Nikkor 60mm f/2.8D
Nikon AF Nikkor 135mm f/2D DC
Nikon AF Nikkor 20mm f/2.8D
Nikon AF Nikkor 28mm f/2.8D
Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.4D
Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D
Nikon AF Nikkor 85mm f/1.8D
Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G II
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8G ED
Used only for infrared
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8G ED
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR
Sigma 30mm F1.4 EX DC HSM
Excellent normal on D90 (repaired once)
Voigtlander 40mm F2 Ultron SL II
Voigtlander 58mm F1.4 Nokton SL II
Other gear:
  • Carl Zeiss Luminar 16mm f2.5 macro (RMS mount)
  • Carl Zeiss Luminar 25mm f3.5 macro (RMS mount)
  • Carl Zeiss Luminar 40mm f4.0 macro (RMS mount)
  • Carl Zeiss Luminar 63mm f3.5 macro (RMS mount)
  • Epson Stylus Photo 2200 4 printers, loaded with a variety of custom inks
  • Epson Stylus Pro 4000
  • Kirk lens plates For Nikon 500mm, 300mm, and 200mm
  • Leitz (Leica) Photar 25mm f2.5 macro (RMS mount)
  • Leitz (Leica) Photar 50mm f2.8 macro (M40 mount)
  • Markins ARCA plates For Nikon D3, D2X, D90, D100, and D200
  • Nikon 45mm f/2.8 Ai-P pancake
  • Nikon AF Nikkor 300mm f/2.8 AF-I
  • Nikon AF Nikkor 500mm f/4.0 AF-I
  • Nikon AF Nikkor 70-210mm f/4.0-5.6
  • Nikon PB-4 bellows
  • Nikon PC Nikkor 35mm f/2.8 (Ai converted)
  • Nikon PC-Nikkor 28mm f/4.0
  • Nikon Ultra Micro Nikkor 28mm f1.8 (M39 mount)
  • Sigma 8mm f4.0 AF Circular Fisheye Only Sigma lens I own that's never been repaired
  • Uni-Loc Major 2300 System Tripod

Joseph S Wisniewski's wish list

Sorted by most recently added.

Voigtlander 75mm F1.8 Heliar Classic
Voigtlander 35mm F1.2 Nokton
Voigtlander 12mm F5.6 Ultra Wide Heliar
Added Dec 25, 2011
One in Nikon mount, one in Leica mount, please
Added Dec 25, 2011
Added Dec 25, 2011
Leica M9-P

Joseph S Wisniewski's previous gear

Nikon D70
Nikon D200
Pentax K20D
Sigma SD14
Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 17-55mm f/2.8G ED-IF
Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-70mm f/3.5-4.5G ED-IF
Died after one day's use (returned for refund)
Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 12-24mm f/4G ED-IF
Nikon AF Nikkor 14mm f/2.8D ED
Pentax smc DA 14mm F2.8 ED (IF)
Pentax smc FA 31mm F1.8 AL Limited
Pentax smc FA 77mm 1.8 Limited
Nikon AF-Nikkor 80-200mm f/2.8D ED
AF-D 2 ring version
Other gear:
  • Sigma 14mm f3.5 Elements fogged by it's own lubricants (pronounced irreperable by Sigma, repaired easily by a local shop)
  • Sigma 400mm f5.6 APO Possibly the worst 400mm ever built (repaired twice)
  • Voigtlander 40mm f2.0 SL, Nikon mount Sold it, missed it, replaced it with the SL II
  • Voigtlander 75mm f2.5 Color Helier SL, Nikon mount Miss it terribly, waiting for the 75mm f1.8 SL II