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Nikon 28mm f/1.8G AF-S
9.5 out of 10

Nikon 28mm f/1.8G AF-S

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Reviews and Problems with Nikon 28mm f/1.8G AF-S

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Overall 8
8.0

This is an excellent lens for reportage style work

S. Flask, Amazon
1 week ago
  • Summary: This is an excellent lens for reportage style work. It is light weight, quick to focus and fast. The image quality is absolutely excellent, and the images have a certain pop to them that you often find in costlier lenses.
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Overall 8
8.0

I love this!

Picchic, B&H Photo
20 October 2014
  • Excerpt: this is a great lens! Nice and sharp and great for group photos.
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Overall 8
8.0

Nice Lens

Chris, B&H Photo
8 October 2014
  • Excerpt: Very nice lens. Crisp and sharp. Can't beat it for the price. Also, very light weight.
  • Pros: Lightweight
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Overall 8
8.0

Great lens for the price

Angelica Rose, B&H Photo
1 October 2014
  • Excerpt: I decided to purchase the 28mm lens specifically for landscape photography. I am quite surprised at how well this lens captures the image. Depending on what lighting condition I am shooting in (low light, natural light, etc) there is a slight vignette around the edges of the image.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Lightweight
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Overall 8
8.0

Very sharp and great bokeh.

Yozhik, B&H Photo
22 September 2014
  • Excerpt: I just started using this lens over the weekend. It's really sharp and the autofocus is nice and fast. The bokeh is beautiful too. I'm only giving it 4 stars because for this amount of money, I would expect it to feel more sturdy. Build quality feels very cheap.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice Bokeh
  • Cons: Weak Casing
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Overall 8
8.0

A good balance

Jo, B&H Photo
29 July 2014
  • Excerpt: I would have liked the 1.4 24mm, but could not afford it. This 28 looks good so far. I live near the water, so the polarizing filter is essential. The reviews on this lens are very good, the test shots I have taken so far are good, and the lens itself feels substantial and smooth, so I am prepared...
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Overall 8
8.0

Very Good Optics

The McKenzie Kid, B&H Photo
23 July 2014
  • Excerpt: The first thing you notice about this lens is that it is very light, it does not feel very substantial. It is close in size to the Nikon 16-85mm DX zoom, but weighs 155 grams (5.4 oz) less.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice Bokeh
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Overall 8
8.0

New Nikon 28 mm F1.8 prime

Rogar, Adorama
24 June 2014
  • Excerpt: I bought this lens for street photography and some landscape work. It is a lot lighter to carry about than the Nikon professional zoom. Very crisp image at 2.8 and above. Bokeh is good at F1.8-2.8 but not quite as pretty as lenses with 9 leaflets.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Lightweight, Nice Bokeh
  • Cons: Slow Focus, Weak Casing
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Overall 8
8.0

No brainer

Joshua Yospyn, Amazon
29 May 2014
  • Summary: Used for about a month, overseas and locally. The lens performs quite well. It's bigger than I would like, but lighter and fast. No complaints so far, only about the price for its build. Using on a D800.
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Overall 8
8.0

Use the center focal point

17Millimeters, Adorama
23 May 2014
  • Excerpt: I have read much about the soft focus on this lens. This lens is not soft! its fast! Wide aperture lenses need the use of the center focal point to achieve the sharpness most of us desire. At least on a lens in this price category.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Easily Interchangeable, Lightweight, Nice Bokeh
  • Cons: Weak Casing
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