Nikon AF Nikkor 85mm F1.8D

posted on 24th of august, 2012

looking to buy Nikon AF Nikkor 85mm F1.8D does anyone have this lens? Will it be good pictures and is it worth buying? good bokhe?

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Posted by Thammarsten on August 25, 2012
ok tanx fore the info
Posted by Adeliepenguin on August 24, 2012
I just traded in some older equipment for this lens. I haven't tested it too much yet, but am thrilled with my early results. Whether or not it is worth buying really depends on your needs and budget. I plan to use it for a little headshot business I have. I use fixed focal lengths for my headshots, as I like the sharpest eyes possible, and the highest quality image. My 105 was too long at times, thus I went with the 85, known to be a great portrait lens. So, for me, it was worth trading in older equipment I wasn't using for something I would use. If it helps in your decision, my friends who shoot weddings say it is a "killer" lens.

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