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Sigma 50-100mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art lens for Nikon F mount announced

Sigma 50-100mm f:1.8 DC HSM Art lens for Nikon F mount

Sigma announced a new 50-100mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art lens for Nikon F mount (for APS-C/DX DSLR cameras). The US price is $1,099 (available for pre-order at B&H and Adorama). Lens features: 75-150mm (35mm Equivalent) Aperture Range: f/1.8 to f/16 One SLD and Three FLD Elements One High-Refractive Index Element Super Multi-Layer Coating Hyper Sonic AF […]

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Tamron SP 85mm f/1.8 Di VC USD vs. Nikon AF-S 85mm f/1.8G specifications comparison

Tamron SP 85mm f:1.8 Di VC USD vs. Nikon AF-S 85mm f:1.8G lenses comparison

A quick specs comparison between the new Tamron SP 85mm f/1.8 Di VC USD and the Nikon AF-S 85mm f/1.8G lenses – the Tamron is slightly longer, almost twice as heavy as the Nikon version, has more optical elements and image stabilization:

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Tamron SP 90mm f/2.8 macro, 85mm f/1.8 Di VC USD lenses, TAP-01 announced

Tamron SP 90mm f:2.8 Di MACRO 1x1 VC USD (model F017) lens water

Tamron announced two full frame lenses for Nikon F mount and a new accessory TAP-01 for firmware updates and customized lens setups of selected Tamron lenses (similar to the Sigma USB dock):

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Nikon’s “lens-only” rebates are coming back in March

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There is a very good chance that the popular Nikon “lens-only” rebates will be available in the US next month (March). The new rebates will most likely be applied on top of the lens price drop we already got few months ago. My guess is that after the D500 delay, Nikon decided that they will need some […]

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Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens for Nikon F mount tested at DxOMark

Sigma 50mm f:1.4 DG HSM Art lens for Nikon F mount test review

DxOMark published their test results for the Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens for Nikon F mount ($949):

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