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Nikon 85mm f/1.4G AF-S NIKKOR

Fast, medium telephoto lens with SWM and Nano Crystal Coat. Fa Read more

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Nikon AF-S 85mm f/1.4G Review

What Digital Camera
28 March 2011
  • Summary: The only thing not to like about this lens is its high price, even though the added cost does bring genuinely improved performance. A mark has been deducted from the overall Performance figure for the trace of chromatic aberration at f/1.4 and for marginally less ‘bite' than was expected in real-world images, but this is an admittedly harsh judgement on so fine a lens.
  • Pros: Solid MTF figures
  • Cons: Hefty price
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Nikkor AF-S 85mm f/1.4G

Camera Labs
1 March 2011
  • Excerpt: The Nikkor AF-S 85mm f/1.4G was announced August 2010. It's the longest of four prime lenses sporting an f1.4 focal ratio in Nikon's current range, with the 50mm, 35mm and 24mm completing the line-up.
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REVIEW: Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.4G

photodo
18 October 2010
  • Excerpt: Nikon's flagship wide aperture portrait lens receives a facelift, gaining a silent-wave focusing motor and Nano Crystal Coatings to reduce ghosting and flare. Here, Gary Wolstenholme takes a look at how it performs.
  • Pros: Good resolution performance, Beautiful out of focus blur, Excellent build quality, Negligible levels of CA, Good resistance to flare and ghosting
  • Cons: Maybe a touch pricey, but you get what you pay for
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Nikon 85mm f/1.4G AF-S Lens

The Digital Picture
27 August 2010
  • Excerpt: While I hope to create a full Nikon 85mm f/1.4G AF-S Lens evaluation, my first priority is to include results from this lens in the lens comparison tools. This page currently exists because it is required by the database and content management systems for the posting of those standard test results.
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9.0

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.4G review

ePHOTOzine
6 October 2010
  • Excerpt: Nikon's flagship wide aperture portrait lens receives a facelift, gaining a silent-wave focusing motor and Nano Crystal Coatings to reduce ghosting and flare. Here, Gary Wolstenholme takes a look at how it performs.
  • Pros: Good resolution performance, Beautiful out of focus blur, Excellent build quality, Negligible levels of CA, Good resistance to flare and ghosting
  • Cons: Maybe a touch pricey, but you get what you pay for
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AF-S 85 mm f/1.4G

LensTip.com
7 September 2010
  • Excerpt: Even two years ago the suggestions about refreshing the whole shorter prime lenses’ line-up were among wishes the most often made when it came to the launches of new Nikon instruments. True, Nikon had some problems there. Older classic devices didn’t feature their own autofocus motors and were powered by a device so-called “screwdriver”. The trouble was the simplest reflex cameras on the company’s offer lacked it.
  • Cons: significant vignetting on full frame,, a bit too high coma in full frame corners,, distinct longitudinal chromatic aberration.
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Обзор объектива Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 85mm f/1.4G

photogid.com.ua
25 July 2013
  • Excerpt: Компания Никон в августе 2010 года представила совершенно удивительный объектив, предназначенный в первую очередь для портретной съёмки. Новинка заменила собой легендарную 85-ку f/1.4D, которая многие годы дарила безупречное качество изображения и море позитивных эмоций как фотографам, так и тем, кто оказывался запечатлённым на снимке.
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Expert Review

Optyczne.pl
7 September 2010
  • Summary: Chcąc być jednak nie tylko złośliwym, ale uczciwym, trzeba dodać kilka innych rzeczy. Po lekkim nawet przymknięciu Nikkor jest wyraźnie ostrzejszy od Samyanga, a także Zeissa. Na brzegu kadru prezentuje zaś ostrość niedostępną żadnej testowanej przez nas 85-tce z drogim Canonem 85L włącznie. Słabszy stopień korygowania komy nadrabia z ogromną nawiązką rewelacyjną korektą astygmatyzmu.
  • Pros: wysoka jakość wykonania,, świetna jakość obrazu w centrum kadru,, bardzo dobra jakość obrazu na brzegu kadru i to nawet na pełnej klatce,, niewielka poprzeczna aberracja chromatyczna,, znikoma dystorsja,, koma dobrze korygowana w rogach matrycy APS-C/DX,, rewelacyjnie korygowany astygmatyzm,, niewielkie winietowanie na matrycy APS-C/DX,, dość dobra praca pod ostre światło,, szybki, cichy i celny autofokus.
  • Cons: spore winietowanie na pełnej klatce,, koma w rogach pełnej klatki jest trochę za duża,, wyraźna podłużna aberracja chromatyczna.
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