Ever wonder why Nikon doesn't have f/1.2 AF lenses and Canon does?

Started Aug 6, 2015 | Discussions thread
lickity split
lickity split Veteran Member • Posts: 6,037
Re: MP-E 65mm can be adapted to Nikon.

Rexgig0 wrote:

lickity split wrote:

No but I wondered why Nikon has nothing like the MP-E 65

There was a thread regarding this here on DPR, within the past five years. Keep in mind that the MP-E 65mm, even on Canon cameras, cannot focus to infinity, and is normally used on a focusing rail. This is not really for chasing bugs around the garden.

I did a pretty thorough search on this awhile back and came up with nada. Plenty of reasons why it cant work.


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