Lens sharpness chart - for those who wonder what is the sweetest spot of their lens

Started Jan 8, 2011 | Discussions thread
kormendi_adam
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3rd part

• 10-24mm ƒ 3.5-5.6G AF-S ED-IF DX
DX: 15mm-18mm at F/8

• 12-24mm ƒ 4.0G AF-S ED-IF DX
DX: 12mm at F/8.0, 18mm and 24mm at F/5.6 and F/8.0

• 14-24mm ƒ 2.8G AF-S ED-IF N

FX / Film: 14mm at F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0, 18mm and 24mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0
DX: 14mm at F/5.6 and F/8.0, 18mm and 24mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, and F/8.0

• 16-35mm ƒ 4.0G AF-S ED-IF N VR

FX / Film: 16mm at F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0, 24mm and 35mm at F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0
DX: 16mm at F/8.0, 24mm and 35mm at F/5.6 and F/8.0

• 16-85mm ƒ 3.5-5.6G AF-S ED-IF DX VR
DX: 24mm-50mm at F/8.0

• 17-35mm ƒ 2.8D AF-S ED-IF

FX / Film: 17mm at F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0, 24mm and 35mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0
DX: 17mm at F/5.6 and F?8.0, 24mm and 35mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, and F/8.0

• 17-55mm ƒ 2.8G AF-S ED-IF DX
DX: 17mm at F/5.6 and F/8.0, 28mm and 55mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, and F/8.0

• 18-35mm ƒ 3.5-5.6D AF ED-IF
FX / Film: 24mm-28mm at F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0
DX: 24mm-28mm at F/8.0

• 18-55mm ƒ 3.5-5.6G AF-S ED-IF I / II / VRI / VRII
DX: 24mm-45mm at F/8.0

• 18-70mm ƒ 3.5-5.6G AF-S ED-IF
DX: 24mm-50mm at F/8.0

• 18-105mm ƒ 3.5-5.6G AF-S ED-IF DX VR
DX: 24mm-70mm at F/8.0

• 18-135mm ƒ 3.5-5.6G AF-S ED-IF DX
DX: 24mm-105mm at F/8.0

• 18-200mm ƒ 3.5-5.6G AF-S ED-IF VR / VRII
DX: 24mm-135mm at F/8.0

• 20-35mm ƒ 2.8D AF

FX / Film: 20mm at F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0, 24mm and 35mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0
DX: 20mm at F/5.6 and F/8.0, 24mm and 35mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, and F/8.0

• 24-70mm ƒ 2.8G AF-S ED-IF N

FX / Film: 24mm at F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0, 50mm and 70mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0
DX: 24mm at F/5.6 and F/8.0, 50mm and 70mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, and F/8.0

• 24-120mm ƒ 4.0G AF-S ED-IF N VR
FX / Film: F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0
DX: F/8.0

• 28-70mm ƒ 2.8G AF-S ED-IF N

FX / Film: 28mm at F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0, 50mm and 70mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0
DX: 28mm at F/5.6 and F/8.0, 50mm and 70mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, and F/8.0

• 28-300mm ƒ 3.5-5.6G AF-S ED-IF VR
FX / Film: 70mm-120mm at F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0
DX: 70mm-120mm at F/8.0

• 35-70mm ƒ 2.8D AF

FX / Film: 35mm at F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0, 50mm and 70mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0
DX: 35mm at F/5.6 and F/8.0, 50mm and 70mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, and F/8.0

• 55-200mm ƒ 4.0-5.6G AF-S ED-IF DX I / II / VR
DX: 70mm-105mm at F/8.0

• 55-300mm ƒ 4.5-5.6G AF-S ED-IF DX VR
DX: 70mm-135mm at F/8.0

• 70-200mm ƒ 2.8G AF-S ED-IF VR / N VRII
FX / Film: 70mm-200mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0
DX: 70mm-200mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, and F/8.0

• 70-300mm ƒ 4.0-5.6G AF
FX / Film: 100mm-200mm at F/8.0
DX: 100mm-200mm at F/8.0

• 70-300mm ƒ 4.5-5.6G AF-S ED-IF VR
FX / Film: F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0
DX: F/8.0

• 80-200mm ƒ 2.8D AF ED
FX / Film: 80mm-200mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0
DX: 80mm-200mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, and F/8.0

• 80-200mm ƒ 2.8D AF-S ED-IF

FX / Film: 80mm at F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0, 135mm and 200mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0
DX: 80mm at F/5.6 and F/8.0, 135mm and 200mm at F/4.0, F/5.6, and F/8.0

• 80-400mm ƒ 4.5-5.6D AF ED VR
FX / Film: 135mm-200mm at F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0
DX: 135mm-200mm at F/8.0

• 200-400mm ƒ 4.0G AF-S ED-IF VR / VRII
FX / Film: 200mm-400mm at F/5.6, F/8.0, F/11.0, and F/16.0
DX: 200mm-400mm at F/5.6 and F/8.0

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