Nikon AFS 400mm f2.8G VR Testing

Update: some nice bokeh shots with this lens (had half an hour yesterday with wonderful sun light to do some tests – its easy to send every for/background into a creamy bokeh fog with a 400mm f2...

14-24 and back online

Back from the summer break – what a summer! Did some nice shots with the Nikkor 14-24 f2.8G. This lens seems to be worth every penny (but if you spend so much pennies for a lens – than thi...

D800 – Pixels vers Speed II

Some (somewhat surprising) findings from shooting with the D800. Did about 2000 exposures with this camera lately. Mostly LBIF (large birds in flight) and snowy : ) landscapes and Kids and the 36MP de...

Nikon D800 – Pixels vers. Speed?

The Nikon D800 arrived at my door steps some days ago. As a late adopter none of the classic problems whatsoever (no left sensor issue, 10pin seems sturdy so far, no freezing of the software). Serial ...

Nikkor AIS lenses on FX

Some of the old Nikkor lens legends seem to work very well on the digital FX format. Here is summary of some findings just collected from my digital notepad: *** Nikon 50 mm f1.2 AIS on D3 FX *** : Pe...

In Nikons FX Land

In Nikons FX land: This year seems to be the upgrade time within the photography business, I completely switched to FX cameras recently and I sold my trusty Nikon D2x. Right now I am not sure if the n...