Seven Lenses Hath October

Election anxiety diminished my productivity throughout October, but I still made some photos. While reviewing the month’s work in Lightroom, I noticed I had used seven lenses, and took the opportunity to reflect on my choices. Nikon 16-80 f/2.8-4: Hired to take some post-show images with fans, I took up a position near the stage…

Gear Appreciation: Nikon 35mm f/2.0D

Some people¬†you like in spite of their flaws; others you enjoy because of their flaws. It’s the same with lenses. I’ve written before that the Nikon 35mm f/2.0D lens gets no respect. It got luke-warm reviews originally, and when people¬†update their reviews based on newer, more capable cameras, the lens fares even worse. Good reviewers…