Nikkor Z 40/2 vs. Viltrox Z 33/1.4 vs. Nikkor F 35/1.8 DX on Z50

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Re: Nikkor Z 40/2 vs. Viltrox Z 33/1.4 vs. Nikkor F 35/1.8 DX on Z50
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Thanks. I just wanted to add similar comments. The focal plane is slightly tilted in the shots (not parallel to the surface of the packaging) and especially in the Z40 shots the camera/lens obviously focused slightly in front of the actual subject. The blur you see is not because of lack of resolution, but misfocus.

I can assure you that mine performs a lot better than this, both on the Z7 as well as the Z50 (both having nearly identical pixel density).

You can find some preliminary samples (inclduing wide open) here:

https://photozone.smugmug.com/Reviews/Nikon-Z7/Nikkor-Z-40mm-f2/

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