Category Archives: Nikon Lenses

Sigma 500mm f/4 DG OS HSM Sports lens vs. Nikon 500mm f/4E FL ED VR lens comparison review

Brad Hill has posted a detailed comparison review between the Sigma 500mm f/4 DG OS HSM Sports lens ($5,999) and the Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/4E FL ED VR lens ($10,296.95) on his blog. Here is a summary:

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Nikon is rumored to announce five new Nikkor lenses in 2017

In addition to the D820 and D7300 Nikon is rumored to announce five new Nikkor lenses this year (as of today Nikon still has two camera models that have already been registered with various government agencies but are not yet announced: N1546 and N1610). The Nikon D750 replacement is rumored for late 2017 or early […]

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Sigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art lens for Nikon F-mount reviewed by DxOMark

DxOMark published their test results for the Sigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art lens for Nikon F-mount (price: $1,599 or $300 less than the Nikkor 14-24mm):

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Irix 11mm f/4 lens additional coverage (sample photos, reviews)

Some additional coverage of the new Irix 11mm f/4 full frame lens – first, a field of view comparison with the Irix 15mm f/2.4 lens (click for larger view, high resolution photos available on flickr):

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Irix 11mm f/4 full frame lens for Nikon F-mount officially announced

Irix officially announced their 11mm f/4 full frame lens for Nikon F mount. Additional information, including press release, MTF charts, specifications and pictures can be found over at PhotoRumors. Irix lenses can be purchased at Amazon US, Amazon UK, Amazon DE and Amazon IT. In the next few weeks I will be getting some discount codes for all Irix products, […]

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Additional information on the new Sigma Art lenses (14mm f/1.8, 135mm f/1.8, 24-70mm f/2.8 and 100-400mm f/5-6.3)

The pricing and pre-order options for the new Sigma Art lenses that were announced last week will be announced at the end of March, here are the links: Adorama B&H In addition to my coverage, Sigma has released the various performance tests/graphs on their global website. The 135mm f/1.8 looks absurdly sharp (according to Sigma, the diffraction MTF better represents […]

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