New Voigtlander Color-Skopar 28mm f/2.8 SL II

Started Apr 23, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Ray Sachs
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Re: New Voigtlander Color-Skopar 28mm f/2.8 SL II

mohawk51 wrote:

Denis of Whidbey Island wrote:

I had a Nikon 28mm f2 (AiS, of course) but sold it before I went FF. Wish I still had that to use with my D700.


I have made this letter a rather long one, only because I didn't have the leisure to make it shorter. Blaise Pascal, 1623-1662

Yep, that 28/F2 is a jewel...

The AIS may be. I have the old "N" version from the early '70s, AI converted in amazing condition, and I like it, but don't love it. Prefer the Voigtlander 28 f2.8 for everything but the extreme edges, where it's a bit soft. But that's rarely an issue for me. And, for f2, of course, but I don't love f2 on the old Nikkor either...

We judge photographers by the photographs we see. We judge cameras by the photographs we miss - Haim Zamir

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