Wide Angle lens for full format.....recommendation?

Started Dec 4, 2012 | Questions thread
BlueHeron74 Forum Member • Posts: 92
Re: Wide Angle lens for full format.....recommendation?

Since you don't mind manual focus why not look for a "broken" Nikon 17-35mm f2.8.   I have seen several threads about focus motors burning out on this lens.  I would assume that you could get the lens fairly cheaply.

Secondly, for night star photos, I would think that coma/astigmatism would be more important than absolute sharpness.  But take my thoughts with a large grain of salt since I have never tried it.


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