Nikon 14-24 refresh?

Started Nov 29, 2012 | Discussions thread
ponderosabob Regular Member • Posts: 149
Re: The hair shirt theory

anotherMike wrote:

Why does every post end up in a primes vs zooms argument? Silly.

You're right. It's silly, and then you continue on and perpetuate what you just denounced.

I don't agree with your assessment of the 14-24 due to many detriments such as size, flare, vulnerability, where other lenses have advantages, but everyone is entitled to their opinion.

Don't get me wrong - it's a fine lens, just not my bag.

FWIW my current lenses I own and frequently rotate through are;

(and there is not a single dog among them) - again, you are entitled to your opinion. It's just that my opinion is based on a little more than just hearsay or limited exposure.

AF DX Fisheye-Nikkor 10.5mm 
f/2.8G ED
AF-Nikkor 14mm f/2.8D ED
AF Fisheye-Nikkor 16mm f/2.8D
AF-S Nikkor 17-35mm f/2.8D ED
AF-Nikkor 18mm f/2.8D
Zeiss Distagon T* 18mm f/3.5 ZF
AI-S Nikkor 20mm f/2.8
AF Zoom-Nikkor 20-35mm f/2.8D
Zeiss Distagon T* 21mm f/2.8 ZF.2
AI-S Nikkor 24mm f/2.8
Zeiss Distagon T* 25mm f/2.8 ZF.2
AI-S Nikkor 28mm f/2
AI-S Nikkor 28mm f/2.8
AI-S Nikkor 35mm f/1.4
AF-S DX Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G
AI-S Nikkor 35mm f/2
AF-Nikkor 35mm f/2D
Zeiss Distagon T* 35mm f/2 ZF.2
AF Zoom-Nikkor 35-70mm f/2.8D
AI-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.2
AF-Nikkor 50mm f/1.4D
AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.8G
AI-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.8 long nose
AF Micro-Nikkor 60mm f/2.8D
AF-S Micro-Nikkor 60mm f/2.8G ED
AF-Nikkor 80-200mm f/2.8D ED
AF-Nikkor 85mm f/1.4D
Zeiss Makro-Planar 100mm f/2 ZF.2
AI-S Nikkor 105mm f/1.8
AF DC-Nikkor 105mm f/2D
AI Nikkor 105mm f/2.5
AI-S Nikkor 105mm f/2.5
AF DC-Nikkor 135mm f/2
AI-S Nikkor 135mm f/2
AI-S Nikkor 180mm f/2.8 ED
AI-S Nikkor 200mm f/2 IF ED
AF Micro-Nikkor 200mm f/4D IF ED
AI-S Nikkor 300mm f/2.8 IF ED
AF-Nikkor 300mm f/4 IF ED
AF-S Nikkor 300mm f/4 IF ED
AI-S Nikkor 400mm f/3.5 IF ED
AI-S Nikkor 400mm f/5.6P IF ED
Nikkor ED 500mm f/4P
Nikon Lens Scope Converter
PN-11 Extension
PK-13 Extension
SB-900 (2)
Ebony SW45 w/452 Extension back
Horseman 6x12 back
Nikkor SW 65mm f/4
Rodenstock 90mm f/6.8 Grandagon
Rodenstock 135mm f/4.7 Ysarex
Rodenstock 210mm f/5.6 Apo-
Rodenstock 240mm f/9 Apo-Ronar 
Docter 240mm f/9 Germinar-W

 ponderosabob's gear list:ponderosabob's gear list
Nikon D3 Nikon AF-S Micro-Nikkor 60mm f/2.8G ED Nikon AF Nikkor 14mm f/2.8D ED Nikon AF Fisheye-Nikkor 16mm f/2.8D Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.4D +9 more
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