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DIY solution for the Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 300mm f/4D IF-ED lens tripod collar wiggle problem

A reader sent me this DIY solution for the Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 300mm f/4D IF-ED lens tripod collar wiggle problem (this is for the old 300mm f/4 version that is still available for sale):

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Some sample photos from the new Nikon PC 19mm f/4E ED lens

Here are a few full resolution sample photos from the new Nikkor PC 19mm f/4E ED lens (show with Nikon D810):

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Nikon AF-S Nikkor 105mm f/1.4E ED lens MTF bench tests

Lensrentals published their MTF bench tests for the Nikon AF-S Nikkor 105mm f/1.4E ED lens. Their conclusion: “The optical bench confirms very nicely what the early reviews have said: this is an exceptionally sharp lens edge-to-edge. Optically, it’s probably the best thing Nikon has put out in several years; it’s a genuinely world-class optic. It’s not […]

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Yongnuo to release also a new 85mm lens (most likely f/1.8)

The picture above shows a new, not yet announced Yongnuo 85mm lens next to the already existing YN 50mm f/1.8, YN 35mm f/2 and the new YN 100mm f/2 I reported yesterday. Here is a close up of the lens – I cannot tell the aperture, but I think it will be f/1.8 – the front element is […]

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Nikon Nikkor PC 19mm f/4E ED lens now in stock

The new Nikon Nikkor PC 19mm f/4E ED lens is now shipping and is currently in stock at Amazon and Adorama. Here is the first unboxing video:

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Coming soon: Yongnuo YN 100mm f/2 lens for Nikon F mount

Yongnuo released a new YN 100mm f/2 lens for Canon mount. The Nikon version should be coming out in the next few months. The price of the lens is around $170. Yongnuo already has two cheap DSLR full frame lenses: 50mm f/1.8 and 35mm f/2 (see review). Check PhotoRumors for additional information on the new lens. […]

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