50mm Prime with Resolution for a D800? Come on Nikon/Sigma!

Started Jan 4, 2014 | Questions thread
Rservello Senior Member • Posts: 1,157
Re: I only know that the...

Todd Hargis wrote:

Hows how's this for resolution? The Nikon 50mm f/1.4G stopped down to f/8 on my D800E

a view towards lake LBJ

Now for the 100% crop from in the water:

100% crop showing the man and kayak.

I now have the Nikon 58mm f/1.4G which is much better and offers more resolution. The Otus is nice but not $4k nice... :^/

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I've been reading up on the 58mm. Is it really worth the price?  I know its super low distortion and ca. But to that degree?

 Rservello's gear list:Rservello's gear list
Panasonic LX100 Nikon D600 Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D Voigtlander 58mm F1.4 Nokton SL II Rokinon 85mm F1.4 +4 more
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