D800 Portrait Lens Battle!

Started Sep 30, 2013 | Discussions thread
tektrader Senior Member • Posts: 1,682
Re: D800 Portrait Lens Battle!

Kali108 wrote:

Well, my experience and conclusions certainly differ. D800 body.

$500: 85 f1.8G...stellar. None of the CA some speak of here. Better at f2 than the 85 f1.4G. Light weight, non-intimidating, etc.

Here's why I sent my 85 1.8 back. Not that good a photo. But the focus point roughly on the front edge of the saw horse. Look at the top left side. The LOCA is awful Green edges everywhere. IMO unacceptable. Needs to be an APO style lens to fix this.

 tektrader's gear list:tektrader's gear list
Nikon D800 Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR Nikon AF-S Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8G ED Nikon AF-S Nikkor 200-400mm f/4G ED-IF VR Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-120mm F4G ED VR +6 more
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