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Nikon 45mm f/2.8D ED PC-E NIKKOR
8.5 out of 10

Nikon 45mm f/2.8D ED PC-E NIKKOR

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Overall 8
8.0

Fun!

Rain, Adorama
29 July 2013
  • Excerpt: I have a lot to learn about this lens but I am very excited!
  • Pros: Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Rugged, Strong Construction
  • Cons: Slow Focus
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Overall 8
8.0

Fantastic lens

Z28, B&H Photo
17 July 2012
  • Excerpt: An absolutely amazing lens, the only reason for the 4 star rating is because it the revolving movement is not independent for the tilt and the shift.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Nice Bokeh, Rugged, Strong Construction
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Overall 8
8.0

Another dimension

Anacreon, Adorama
24 October 2011
  • Excerpt: I use this for food all the time. The tilt shift setting may creep, but the manufacturer tells you this up front. I can shoot wide open and, by tilting the focal plane, get the faces of everyone at the counter in focus or the whole surface of a pizza when a conventional lens at that f-stop would...
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Focal plane control rocks
  • Cons: Tilt shift may drift
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Overall 8
8.0

So amazing!

BrklynGirl, B&H Photo
28 September 2011
  • Excerpt: I waited a long time to purchase this lens and it was worth the wait! I takes a bit of getting used to but it produces results every time. You can easily focus (or not) on the subject. It moves left to right, up and down and also moves 90 degrees so the angles are endless.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Nice Bokeh, Strong Construction
  • Cons: Heavy
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Overall 8
8.0

The real deal.

Photodave, B&H Photo
18 August 2011
  • Excerpt: OK, so it doesn't afford all of the movements us old view camera users are accustomed to, but for the convenience of the small camera, this is the next best thing. The lens is sharp corner to corner and even surpasses my old 85 tilt shift Nikkor lens.
  • Pros: Contrast, Durable, Strong Construction, Very Sharp
  • Cons: It's Swing or Tilt
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Overall 8
8.0

Great lens!

SquidBelly, B&H Photo
23 May 2010
  • Excerpt: I am not an architectural photographer, but I do have to deal with trying to keep lines parallel. I photograph books in my art and perspective control is needed. I also look to achieve a very shallow dof.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Easily Interchangeable, Nice Bokeh
  • Cons: Heavy, Poor in Low Light
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Overall 8
8.0

Go Vertical or Horizontal

dmbTank, Amazon
27 January 2010
  • Summary: Very Sharp lens. My shooting results for this lens have been very good, I do notice the lens shows less contrast making the pictures seem a little flat out of the camera. This is an easy adjustment in your lightroom or CS software.
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Overall 8
8.0

Tilt shift macro lens

William, Henrys
6 August 2014
  • Summary: not only is this a tilt-shift lens it is also a macro lens, this makes it a perfect lens of architecture and landscape. This lens is manual and very sharp.
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