THE BEST 50mm Nikkor Lens - at f 2.0 - I've Ever Used
Photo-freak since 1970
FAST OPTICS - especially good sharp at f 2.0 and smaller f-stops (higher f-numbers). WELL BUILT with satiny-smooth focusing ring - GREAT sh...
Rather soft wide open due to spherical aberration. Only manual focus (if you consider this a con in some way).
This is the favorite lens that I own (and I own MANY new & old lenses, to be sure). I've a friend who owns the "new" Zeiss manual focus 50mm f/1.4 optic in Nikon mount - and sharpness & contrast results from my Nikkor 50mm f/1.2 manual focus lens CLEARLY OUTPERFORM the Zeiss th...
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