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Category Archives: Nikon Lenses

Confirmed: Zeiss Otus 85mm f/1.4 is the best performing portrait lens ever tested by DxOMark

DxOmark concluded that the $4,490  Zeiss Otus 85mm f/1.4 lens (announced few days ago) is currently the best performing 85mm portrait lens for Nikon F mount. Here is their conclusion:

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New Samyang 12mm f/2.8 ED AS NCS fisheye full frame lens for Nikon mount announced

Samyang announced a new 12mm f/2.8 ED AS NCS fisheye full frame lens for Nikon F mount. For additional information, including few sample images, visit PhotoRumors.com.

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Zeiss Otus 85mm f/1.4 Apo Planar T* lens for Nikon F mount officially announced

The Zeiss Otus 85mm f/1.4 Apo Planar T* lens for Nikon F mount is now officially announced. The lens is available for pre-order at $4,490. For ad additional information, technical specifications and sample images, check this post on PhotoRumors.com.

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$50 off Zeiss ZF.2 lenses for Nikon mount is your deal of the day

For a limited time B&H is offering $50 off on Zeiss ZF.2 manual focus lenses for Nikon mount (Zeiss DSLR lenses are usually never on sale, at least I do not remember seeing this before).

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Rumors for a new Nikon 20mm f/1.8G lens with Nano coating

This rumor is based on a tweet from somebody that works for a camera shop in Japan. I have a reason to believe that his information is correct: Nikon is rumored to release a new Nikkor 20mm f/1.8G lens with Nano coating (see patent). Here is the translation:

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Nikon AF-S Teleconverter TC-14E III (1.4x) now in stock

In case anyone is still looking for one: the new Nikon AF-S Teleconverter TC-14E III (1.4x) is currently in stock at Amazon.

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Nikon Teleconverter TC-14E III and Nikkor 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR lens now shipping

As previously reported, the new Nikon 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR lens and Teleconverter TC-14E III (1.4x) started shipping yesterday. At the time of this post, none of the major US retailers had any in stock, but you can still check availability again at B&H, Adorama and Amazon. Update – the new Nikon Teleconverter TC-14E III is now […]

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