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Nikon 24mm f/3.5D ED PC-E NIKKOR

Wide-angle NIKKOR lens with Perspective Control. Wide shifting Read more

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Great Lens

Stevenh111, B&H Photo
25 September 2014
  • Excerpt: I come from 35+ years of view camera studio and environmental background and 40+ from 35mm and medium format. Including teaching in workshops, Higher Ed, commercial and fine arts.I am using this on a Nikon D800E.While this is a step back from the total control I have using my view cameras it is the next best thing. Focus stacking can be used with it if you can't get all that you need from the tilt/swing, but stacking is such a pain.
  • Pros: Durable, Strong Construction
  • Cons: Pricey, Tilt - Shift Relationship
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Top gear

feetwetphotos, B&H Photo
25 June 2014
  • Excerpt: Best used for Architecture, some usefulness for Landscape if you need to Scheimpflug. If you don't know this word you don't need this lens. Best way to correct perspective while putting camera a right level to record scene. Next best thing to a view camera. Good: Great optics, sharp, contrasty and easy to understand. Outstanding build and overall excellent piece of glass on a D800. There is remarkably little distortion for a 24mm lens.
  • Pros: Durable
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Sharp and Versatile

Marsala's Dad, B&H Photo
25 May 2014
  • Excerpt: I already owned the 45mm PC-E Nikkor, and loved it so much that I finally decided to pony up the additional cash for this wide angle tilt/shift companion lens. Very glad that I did. I don't miss the film days, but the tilt/shift control of my old 8x10 view camera allowed me to take pictures that you simply couldn't take otherwise. These high quality lenses bring much of that capability to the full Frame DSLR world, and they are worth every penny.
  • Pros: Rugged, Strong Construction, TACK SHARP
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10

Outstanding.

Mike, Amazon
20 January 2014
  • Summary: Great Nikon product. MF lens with a tilt shift function. One very nice surprise it how close it focuses. Four or five inches with a 24 mm lens it very cool.
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Its sings and sings

Virginia Photographer, Amazon
18 January 2014
  • Summary: If you have a good copy of the 24 PC-E it sings on the D800. My copy is good. I wish Nikon would update their PC-E glass to the new Canon standards (the incredible 17 and new 24). This lens really does well with the D4 or D3x. Don't stop down below F/8 on a D800, otherwise you will get diffraction.
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It's a must have

Hardi, B&H Photo
21 October 2013
  • Excerpt: Perspective control, extreme depth of field, excellent optics - describe this product best. To be able to rotate the lens was unsuspected positive, after reading previous, now obsolete reviews. Glad that Nikon responded to this important demand.
  • Pros: Consistent Output
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Sharp on D800

mzbarsk, B&H Photo
15 July 2013
  • Excerpt: A very sharp PC lens when used on a D800. One of the knobs clips the body a little but doesn't really affect the usability of the lens much. Overall, very pleased with its performance.
  • Pros: Durable, Rugged, Strong Construction
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Perfect for Architecture/Landscape

PhillyPhotog, B&H Photo
13 July 2013
  • Excerpt: Great for architectural/landscape photography. Enables beautifully seamless panoramas. Sharp with a nice contrast. Pricey but worth it.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Nice Bokeh
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Not a Lens for Everybody

BSchirm, B&H Photo
26 December 2012
  • Excerpt: This is a very well made lens, which can produce outstanding quality images. However, it is also a lens which has a significant learning curve. There are technical aspects about a PC lens which one must know and understand to get the best results out of this type of lens. For landscape purposes, the ideal set up for the lens would be for the tilt and shift functions to be parallel to one another, instead of a right angle.
  • Pros: Durable, Strong Construction
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Great lens

Stfisher, B&H Photo
29 November 2012
  • Excerpt: Very very sharp..........
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Rugged
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