Lives in Canada Canada
Joined on Jul 21, 2004

newtoy's current gear

Fujifilm X-T1
Nikon 1 V2
Nikon D70
I love that Fuji color! Very slow to operate!
This is a day light only camera. Too noisy for indoor or night time use!
I don't know why but I still own it!
Nikon D810
Fujifilm XF 10-24mm F4 R OIS
Fujifilm XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS
Turn out that most of the good from this lens come from the in camera image processing!
Nikon 1 Nikkor VR 10-100mm f/4.5-5.6 PD-Zoom
Nikon 1 Nikkor VR 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6
Nikon AF Nikkor 85mm f/1.4D
Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR
Nikon AF-S Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED VR
Nikon AF-S Micro-Nikkor 60mm f/2.8G ED
Sharp and small
Great macro
Hardly use
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 17-35mm f/2.8D ED-IF
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-120mm f/4G ED VR
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8G ED
Motor starting to go south
Good on the D700. So so on the D800.
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II
Nikon AF-S Teleconverter TC-14E II
Epson Stylus Pro 4880
Great IQ
Why did I brought it!
Apple iPhone 5s
Nikon 1 V2 run circle around it except for the bulk!
Other gear:
  • Acra-Swiss Z1 Ball Head This is my cupboard head
  • Elinchrom D-Lite-2 IT Very consistant colour
  • Gitzo 3 Series 3 Section 6X Systematic Tripod
  • Manfrotto 405 Gear Head with HejnarPhoto Mod This is my normal head
  • Nikon F4 Still work after 20 years!
  • Nikon SB-600 Hard to setup!
  • Nikon SB-800 Most used flash
  • Nikon SB-900 Big!!!
  • Pocket Wizard Flex-TT5

newtoy's wish list

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Other gear:
  • Foba Studio Stand I want one but don't have a high enough ceiling for one!

newtoy's previous gear

Fujifilm FinePix S2 Pro
Nikon D300
Nikon D700
Traded-in for the D700 but miss it a lot!
D810 finally replace it!
Nikon D800
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-120mm f/3.5-5.6G ED-IF VR
Nikon AF Nikkor 70-300mm f/4-5.6G
Poor live view resolution and a minor light leak at the lens release made me upgraded to the D810!
Worst Nikon lens I ever used!
(D) not G. Never use! Gave away!