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First Shoot: Thrift Shop Lens – Sigma 50mm 2.8D Macro

For this shoot, the Sigma 50mm f/2.8D Macro was mounted on a Nikon D810. I found the lens at a thrift shop in my neighborhood. Paid $20 for it. It looked okay outwardly. The front lens had been protected by … Continue reading

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Thrift Shop Sigma 50mm f/2.8D EX Macro

 

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Light Drizzle: First Shoot FX70-200F4VR

The Nikkor FX70-200mm f/4G ED VR was mounted on a Nikon D810. The camera & lens were propped on a tripod for this shot, but all photos in this video were handheld. The photos are cropped screen captures of RAW … Continue reading

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Tokina 100 Macro: Flowers

The Tokina AT-X 100mm F/2.8 Pro FX Macro was mounted on a Nikon D810. The photos were taken on 1/15/18 from 11:15-11:35 AM. All shots were handheld. All photos in this video are JPGs converted from RAW files. All were … Continue reading

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Morning Shadows – Nikon D810 & 70-300 f/4.5-5.6G VR

All photos shot on 1/13/18 from 7:37-8:22 AM. In this test, I tried to capture the first light of day as it crept into the early morning shadows of Honolulu. For most shots, I provide an original and cropped version. … Continue reading

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D810 with 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G: Crop Advantage

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DxO Sharpness Ratings for Nikon D810 Nikkor Lenses

Last updated 1/18/18  10:27 PM DxO sharpness ratings for Nikkor lenses mounted on Nikon D810. Listed from highest (35) to 10. The first of two scores is for sharpness, the second, for overall. The prices are estimates based on primarily … Continue reading

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