Best lens for D800??

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Janoch Veteran Member • Posts: 4,584
Re: Best lens for D800??

ColleenOlympus wrote... I found that I couldn't get the resolution I needed. So I was hoping that going from a 17mp to a 36mp camera would help resolve that a bit.

"A bit"?

Try download some of dpReview's test photos - and hold on to your socks!

Instead of a fixed length portrait lens... if you have the courage, perhaps check out the old 28-70mm f/2.8. I'm surprisingly pleased with how very pleasing portraits are with this lens.

Way more versatile than fixed and with seriously good resolution.

Just make sure to find trusted dealer with a noiseless motor...

Oh! and it will help you grow some muscles!

 Janoch's gear list:Janoch's gear list
Nikon D800 Nikon AF-S Nikkor 17-35mm f/2.8D ED-IF Nikon AF-S Nikkor 28-70mm f/2.8 ED-IF Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm F4G ED VR +1 more
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