Sep 24 2007

Nikon 50 1.4 AF-D review

The Nikon 50/1.4 is practically the only choice within “normal” budgets to get an 1.4 Nikon AF lens. Since the Nikon 28/1.4 AF-D was discontinued, the only other AF choice is the Nikon 85/1.4, and in spring 2010 just appeared the new 24/1.4. Continue reading

Mar 24 2007

Tamron 28-75/2.8 – Small, light, high quality standard zoom lens

The Tamron 28-75/2.8 is the smallest and lightest 2.8 standard zoom suitable for full frame cameras. Sigma has a smaller one, but it is a DX lens designed for the reduced APS sensor size.

Tamron 28-75/2.8 is available in the following mounts: Canon EF, Nikon AF-D, Pentax, Sony Alpha (Minolta).
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Jun 24 2006

Nikon 20 2.8 AF-D review – the compact wide angle alternative

The Nikon 20/2.8 was a long time favorite among the Nikon shooters in the film days, but it proves very useful in this digital age too. Continue reading

Apr 24 2006

Lensbaby 2.0 – Muse review – the selective focus fun lens

The Lensbaby 2 is a selective focus SLR camera lens making it pretty unique for the interesting effects that can be achieved with ease. Continue reading

Feb 24 2006

Tokina 100 macro review – high quality macro lens

Based on the image and built quality, the Tokina 100 macro is a very worthwile alternative to the more expensive macro lenses and belongs to the range of Tokina professional line. Continue reading

Jan 24 2006

Nikon 50 1.8 review – the best bargain in the Nikon lenses line-up ever

The Nikon 50 1.8 is the smallest, lightest and cheapest lens among the AF Nikon lenses. A lot of users say that it is one of the sharpest too. And this should make you think really hard why you still don’t own and use one. Continue reading