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9.5 out of 10

Tokina AT-X 116 Pro DX AF 11-16mm f/2.8

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Reviews and Problems with Tokina AT-X 116 Pro DX AF 11-16mm f/2.8

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Overall 10
10

Can't Beat This Lens!!

Photo Gal, B&H Photo
3 days ago
  • Excerpt: I was referred to this lens by a friend whom is a real estate photographer, and I'm getting into that as well. He suggested that I rent it first which I did, and boy was he right! I purchased it without a second thought, and will also use it for my wedding shots of large bridal parties, as well as the family shots. I've already used it for a wedding on the beach where the couple wanted that landscape shot, and it did not disappoint.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Rugged, Strong Construction
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Overall 8
8.0

Very sharp, very pleased

Beh, B&H Photo
3 days ago
  • Excerpt: This is a great wide-angle lens for APS-C cameras. I used this on a trip to the grand canyon recently and this lens is super sharp, especially at the centre. Tiny bit soft at the corners wide open but nothing serious, sharp all the way across once you stop down. Lens flaring was also not as bad as i expected after reading all the reviews. Also built like a tank.
  • Pros: Built like a tank, Sharp
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Overall 10
10

This lens was more than I expected

Vince, B&H Photo
4 days ago
  • Excerpt: I photograph mostly Landscapes. On my first shoot the width, color and sharp detail was excellent. So far there are no negatives to report I recommend this lens 11mm-16mm to complement the low end range for my use.
  • Pros: Easily Interchangeable, Rugged, Strong Construction
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Overall 10
10

Wonderful astro-photography lens

C Peck, B&H Photo
4 days ago
  • Excerpt: I purchased the tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 lens for an astro photography workshop. I love this lens!! It's wide angle capabilities is totally outstanding. Works well with my Canon 50d and 7d. But not with a full frame SLR.
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Overall 4
4.0

Softer than expected

Rbringh, B&H Photo
4 days ago
  • Excerpt: I will first state I am totally amateur so issues may be operator. The lens does not seem sharp. I comapared it with my 18-105 kit lens (18mm vs 16mm)and the kit lens is much sharper. I made a few fine focus adjustments in my Nikon D-7000, will see if that improves anything.
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Overall 8
8.0

Very Good Lens

Larry, B&H Photo
2 weeks ago
  • Excerpt: I bought this to use for landscape shots on a trip to Peru and it was exactly what I expected.
  • Pros: Fast / accurate auto-focus, Nice Bokeh, Rugged
  • Cons: Heavy
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Overall 10
10

Best Value, A Joy To Use

Jack W., B&H Photo
2 weeks ago
  • Excerpt: With the addition of this lens, I now have excellent coverage from 11 mm all the way up to 300 mm. I no longer need to crave for the FX system. This lens is so versatile and produces such startling results, that I'm now happy to stick to my Nikon DX system.
  • Pros: Affordable, Excellent in low light, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice Bokeh, Strong Construction, Very Sharp
  • Cons: NONE
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Overall 10
10

Much better than I expected.

Wizzard of Boz, B&H Photo
3 weeks ago
  • Excerpt: I have alway used nikons lenses. They are always sharper than the others on the market, but when I decided to get a wide angle zoom, I didnt want to pay $. So I thought I would give the Tokina a shot at $. Glad I did! I would say its as sharp as my nikon zooms, and the build quality is rather impressive.
  • Pros: Sharp, Strong Construction, True Color
  • Cons: None at this time
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Overall 10
10

Best lens in my kit

AJ, B&H Photo
3 weeks ago
  • Excerpt: The Tokina has nearly replaced my Nikon kit lens. My intention was to use it for some star photography, but all of that changed when I started taking some street photos. Consistently tack-sharp and quick to focus.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight
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Overall 10
10

Excellent lens

Marc Knarr, Amazon
30 June 2014
  • Summary: I bought this for use at aircraft museums where space is tight and the light is not ideal. This lens has been perfect for that use. The combination of fast and wide has resulted in all of shots being keepers. Auto focus is quick, but not really needed as everything is typically at infinity. I was expecting to encounter flare problems but have not encountered any. I strongly reccomended this lens for anyone looking for a fast and wide solution at a reasonable price.
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